Risk of coronary artery disease in individuals infected with human immunodeficiency virus

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Vilela, Felippe Dantas; de Lorenzo, Andrea Rocha; Tura, Bernardo Rangel; Ferraiuoli, Giovanna Ianini; Hadlich, Marcelo; de Lima Barros, Marcelo Viana; Ribeiro Lima, Ana Beatriz; Meirelles, Vanderson;
(2011)
  • Publisher: Elsevier BV
  • Journal: The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases,volume 15,issue 6,pages521-527 (issn: 1413-8670)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/s1413-8670(11)70245-8
  • Subject: coronary artery disease | HIV protease inhibitors | HIV | Medicine(all) | cardiovascular diseases

Current treatment for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection has improved survival and allowed infected patients to develop atherosclerotic coronary artery disease (CAD). Specific strategies to reduce cardiovascular risk in the infected population have not been de... View more
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