The 2016 American College of Cardiology Conference was recently held in Chicago. One of the topics at this year’s conference was cholesterol control.

For many years, high cholesterol has been viewed as a potentially fatal condition. Now it may be slowly becoming a condition that is easier for doctors to manage thanks to new advances in medication and surgical options.

UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute’s Joon Sup Lee, MD sat down with MD Magazine and discussed highlights from the 2016 American College of Cardiology Conference.

Watch the video:

Joon Lee from UPMC: Advancements in Cholesterol Help Move Cardiology Forward