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: 5 May 2018
    Accepted: 31 May 2018
    Published: 14 June 2018
    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