Identification and management of familial hypercholesterolaemia

Published date:

Familial hypercholesterolaemia: identification and management
Anticipated publication date
August 2008
Topic area
  • Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic

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Key events during the development of the guidance

24 December 2003
The remit (see link below) was received from the Department of Health and the Welsh Assembly Government in October 2003 as part of the Institute's 9th wave work programme.
5 April 2004
Patient Involvement Lead added.
24 August 2004
Executive lead updated.
10 July 2006
The draft scope (see link below) is out for consultation with stakeholders. The scope defines what aspects of care the guideline will cover and to whom it will apply. If you wish to comment, you need to do so via one of the registered stakeholder organisations listed above, by the deadline shown.
8 September 2006
Guidelines Coordinator changed to Bijal Chandarana
4 December 2006
List of stakeholders updated.
10 January 2007
Communications manager changed
11 January 2007
Expected date of issue changed to August 2008
1 February 2007
GDG membership list added.
8 February 2007
The scope (see link below) defines what aspects of care are covered by the guideline and to whom it applies.
13 February 2007
Table of comments on the draft scope published
15 July 2008
It was stated in the initial scope that TA94: Statins for the prevention of cardiovascular disease would be incorporated. It was found that the TA was not relevant to the FH population covered in the guideline. The scope has been amended.
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