Statin Indication Tool
1. Which definition BEST fits the patient?
VERY high-risk ASCVD: Multiple major ASCVD events OR ONE major ASCVD and multiple high-risk conditions
- Major events:
- ACS within one year
- Hx of MI or ischemic stroke (other than ASC within last year)
- Symptomatic PAD (claudication + ABI <0.85, revascularization, or amputation)
- High-risk conditions: >65 yo, CHF, prior CABG or PCI (outside of major ASCVD event), DM, HTN, CKD (GFR <60) , current smoker, persistent LDL-C >100 mg/dL (despite maximally tolerated statin + ezetimibe), heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia