Prevalence of the metabolic syndrome by the National Cholesterol Education Program Adult Treatment Panel III (NCEP ATP III) criteria was 21.3 ±.017%, and .
The most recent of the NCEP recommendations, the Adult Treatment Panel III ( ATP III) guidelines, were released in May 2001 and build on the earlier editions.
National Cholesterol. Education Program (NCEP). Expert Panel on. Detection,. Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood. Cholesterol in Adults. (Adult Treatment.
Treatment of High Blood Cholesterol in Adults (Adult Treatment Panel III) . ( NCEP's) updated clinical guidelines for cholesterol testing and manage- ment.
the previous Adult Treatment Panel III (ATP III) report of the National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP).2 The ACC/AHA guidelines in.