Diet serum cholesterol and coronary diseases

  • Narindar Nath Defence Science Laboratory, Delhi
Keywords: Serum, Coronary diseases


The probable sequence of events leading to atherosclerotic disease of the coronary artery and heart attack are briefly described. Blood cholesterol as a casual agent in atherosclerosis and how blood cholesterol can be modified are discussed. The effects of various dietary components particularly quality and quantity of fat and protein on the blood cholesterol concentration are discussed and it is emphasized that more work needs to be done to ascertain the role of individual components of the diet and their relative importance in atherogenesis.
How to Cite
Nath, N. (2014). Diet serum cholesterol and coronary diseases. Defence Science Journal, 11(3), 221-227.
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