Goals of lipid lowering therapy post kidney transplant

What are the Goals of lipid lowering therapy post kidney transplant?

In the general population, target goals for the lipid profile have been replaced by the aim of therapy being to reduce ACVD risk. As mentioned earlier, KDIGO guidelines follow with this. However, although the KDIGO guidelines do not require repeat lipid profiles, it might be prudent to recheck a lipid profile after statin therapy to confirm compliance, response to therapy, and reevaluation ACVD risk.


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