i talked to my endocrinologist today and she told me about this procedure. they are working me up slowly to a high dosage of niacin(eventually 6000 mgs a day, i'm at 600 right now) but i had to check myself into the hospital again last week and they are afraid it will take too long to get to the proper dosage. if i have to go back to the hospital again with pain then they are going to recommend this procedure. apparently its kind of a "cholesterol targeted dialysis." i found this website about it( http://unccardiology.org/handler.cfm?event=practice,template&cpid=176). i was hoping to talk to somebody that has had this procedure or knows a little more about it.
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