ScreenPro FH
Screening Project for Familial Hypercholesterolemia
in Central, Southern and Eastern Europe

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Country leader: Professor Belma Pojskic, MD

Contact: mirpoj@bih.net.ba

Population: 3 531 159

Estimated number of FH patients: 7 062 (prevalence 1:500)

Number of patients in the database: 1 500

National center: Cantonal hospital Zenica

Other centers: 0

Lipid network in country: functional

FH programme: identifying and screening patients with high LDL from hospital database, collecting patients’ data in database, educational activities for GPs, pediatricians, internists, ophthalmologists

Criteria: Dutch lipid clinic network diagnostic criteria