Flashcards in Case-Based Review of Lipid Metabolism Deck (12):
True or false: fat oxidation precedes carbohydrate oxidation as exercise intensity increases.
Geranyl is an intermediate in the synthesis of ____________.
True or false: thyroid hormone comes from cholesterol.
The two cases that warrant high-intensity statins are _____________.
ASCVD and LDL greater than 190
The main difference between moderate and moderate/high intensity statins is ___________.
presence of diabetes indicates moderate/high, while no diabetes but 7.5% CVD risk indicates moderate
ABCA1 defects present with ______ HDL.
Lipoprotein lipase defects present with __________.
Equally elevated triglycerides and LDL suggest a disorder that might present with what physical exam finding?
Xanthomas (being ApoE defect, which leads to inability to retrieve IDLs)
True or false: saturated fat is more likely to induce atherosclerosis than trans fat.
False. Trans fat is worse.
The Mediterranean diet has been shown to reduce risk of developing ___________.
CVD and diabetes
What is the DPP diet?
The diabetes prevention program diet: a low-fat, calorie restricted diet shown to prevent diabetes