Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc
This supplement toThe American Journal of Managed Careprovides an overview of the pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment of homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (HoFH), presents data for 2 recently approved orphan drugs for HoFH, and discusses considerations for managed care regarding this rare disease.This supplement was sponsored by, with editorial direction. Final content contained in this supplement was determined by the author and by the publishing staff ofThe American Journal of Managed Care.
FacultyPaul E. Ziajka, PhD
Florida Lipid Institute
Winter Park, Florida
Faculty DisclosuresPaul E. Ziajka, PhD, reports relationships with the following organizations:
Honoraria: Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc; AstraZeneca; GlaxoSmithKline; Merck
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