European Journal of Clinical and Biomedical Sciences

Volume 4, Issue 2, April 2018

  • Beneficial Effect of Ezetimibe on Cholesterol Metabolism Ameliorates Hepatic Steatosis

    Yichao Zheng, Yifen Wu, Guian Zheng, Yadong Lai, Jiaji Jiang

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 2, April 2018
    Pages: 29-38
    Received: May 05, 2018
    Accepted: May 31, 2018
    Published: Jun. 14, 2018
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    Abstract: Background and aim: Cholesterol absorption inhibitor ezetimibe is being used to treat nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and related metabolic comorbidities. However, its specific efficacy remains unclear. Hence, a meta-analysis was undertaken to clarify the effects of ezetimibe on NAFLD and related metabolic comorbidities. Methods: Electroni... Show More