determined werden.Screening method A comprehensive screening with a fasting lipid profile (TC


HDL cholesterol and calculated LDL cholesterol) should be performed in all children aged 9 to 11 years (or the age of 2 years

if the children have a family history of severe hyperlipidemia or premature CHD). Adults are checked at the age of 20 years and every 5 years thereafter. The lipid measurement should be supplemented by the assessment of other cardiovascular risk factors: diabetes mellitus tobacco hypertension family history of CHD in male 1st degree before the age of 55 or in female 1st degree relatives before age 65, it is not a certain age set


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