TITLE

Association between Protease Inhibitor Use and Increased Cardiovascular Risk in Patients Infected with Human Immunodeficiency Virus: A Systematic Review

AUTHOR(S)
Rhew, David C.; Bernal, Myriam; Aguilar, Daniel; Iloeje, Uchenna; Goetz, Matthew Bidwell
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Clinical Infectious Diseases;10/1/2003, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p959
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the association between protease inhibitor use and increased cardiovascular risk in patients with HIV. Morphological signs of cardiovascular disease; Increase of carotid intima thickness; Increase in the mean low density lipoprotein cholesterol levels.
ACCESSION #
11039977

 

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