This calculation is recommended by the National Cholesterol Education Program
Adult Treatment Panel III to help determine your goal LDL cholesterol level.
Your LDL cholesterol goal is < 100 if you have established coronary heart
disease, peripheral arterial disease, diabetes, or a calculated 10-year risk for CHD of > 20%.
The results you receive from this tool are for informational purposes only and should not
be the basis of your medical decision making. Consult your physician to determine
the medical implications of any tests you take.