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


Country leader: Ivan Pecin, MD, PhD


Population: 4 225 316

Estimated number of FH patients: 8 450 (prevalence 1:500)

Number of patients in the database: 130

National center: University Hospital Center Zagreb

Other Centers: 4 (planned)

Lipid network in country: based on MedPed – functional

FH programme: based on the MedPed FH approach, with national co-ordinating center and network of lipid clinics involved in MedPed

Criteria: Dutch lipid clinic network diagnostic criteria