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Rates of Cholesterol Screening of Youth—Reply

Sarah D. de Ferranti, MD, MPH1; Samuel R. Vinci, BA2; Matthew W. Gillman, MD, SM3
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1Department of Cardiology, Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
2Department of Medicine, Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
3Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
JAMA. 2014;312(13):1354. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.10357.
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In Reply Dr Gregory and colleagues raise the concern that because our analysis used only health maintenance visits, we may have underestimated a substantial proportion of cholesterol testing. In fact, we consciously excluded subspecialist, urgent care, or other visits because we suspected those visits had a higher chance of including testing performed in follow-up of a known cholesterol disorder or to look for adverse events from medications that can affect lipid levels.

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October 1, 2014
Sean T. Gregory, PhD, MBA, MS; Catherine J. McNeal, MD, PhD; Laurel A. Copeland, PhD
1Health Policy & Management, Texas A&M University, College Station
2Department of Pediatrics, Baylor Scott & White Health, Temple, Texas
3Center for Applied Health Research, Baylor Scott & White Health, Temple, Texas
JAMA. 2014;312(13):1353-1354. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.10354.
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