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

Russia

Country leader: Professor Marat V. Ezhov , MD

Contact: marat_ezhov@mail.ru

Population: 146 267 288

Estimated number of FH patients: 292 535 (prevalence 1:500)

Number of FH patients in database: 1 400

National center: Cardiology Research Center, Moscow

Other centers: 18

Lipid network in country: functional/in development

FH programme: fosucsed on detection and treatment of FH, population study, molecular biology all criteria for FH used (RuFH, RENAISSANCE)

Criteria: Dutch lipid clinic network diagnostic criteria

LDL apheresis: available in some centers (rare)