(A) Absolute reduction in LDL cholesterol (mmol/l) and absolute reduction in risk of major cardiac event (MCE). (B) Both axes are on a log scale showing relative reduction in LDL cholesterol (mmol/l) and relative reduction in risk of MCE.
Risk thresholds and targets for plasma blood glucose in asymptomatic people without CVD. *Impaired glucose tolerance: 2 hour glucose in an OGTT 7.8 mmol/l and 11.0 mmol/l. OGTT, oral glucose tolerance test. See table 13.
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