The Tubby Theory advises goal LDLp <750 nbsp="" p="">
IMPROVE-IT showed that lower LDLc is better.
Dr. Dayspring disagrees with using Niacin before Zetia as a second drug. I quoted an article on March 26,2014 by Dr. Dayspring where he defended Niacin in 2 of the outcome trials before, but now he reverses himself.
Here is an exchange I had on twitter with him.
Need trial low dose combo vs. high dose statin in high risk naive drug group before we can be certain which is best
Did I misquote? http://meandgin.blogspot.com/2013/01/dr-daysprings-analysis-of-recent-niacin.html … @mdavidsonmd @nstone @lipiddoc @SethJBaumMD @PauliOhukainen @drpablocorral