European Primary Care Cardiovascular Society

Lipids and food

10' education - July 11, 2018 - Prof. David Marais – University of Cape Town, South Africa

Prof. David Marais reviews the impact of various dietary lipids as they relate to the conventional lipoprotein profile in persons who do not have significant metabolic defects, as well as the impact on persons with metabolic disease.

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  • Lipid contents of vegetable and animal food 02:23
  • Acute effects of single fatty meal 08:37
  • Postprandial phenomena 10:18
  • Response to ingested cholesterol 11:26
  • Effects of lipid classes on lipoprotein metabolism 12:35


Professor David Marais is Professor, Head of Lipidology at Groote Schuur Hospital and University of Cape Town, South Africa.


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