AACE Issues 'Cookbook' Algorithm to Manage Dyslipidemia
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A new algorithm on lipid management and prevention of cardiovascular disease from the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) and the American College of Endocrinology (ACE) is "a nice cookbook" that many clinicians, especially those who are not lipid experts, will find useful, according to writing committee.

The AACE/ACE algorithm published in Endocrine Practice comprises 10 slides, one each for dyslipidemic states, secondary causes of lipid disorders, screening for and assessing lipid disorders and atherosclerotic CVD (ASCVD) risk, ASCVD risk categories and treatment goals, lifestyle recommendations, treating LDL-C to goal, managing statin intolerance and safety, management of hypertriglyceridemia and the role of icosapent ethyl, assessment and management of elevated lipoprotein(a), and profiles of medications for dyslipidemia.

Please find the detailed algorithm in the source below.

Source: https://pro.aace.com/pdfs/lipids/CS-2020-0490-slides.pdf
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