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Increased acute myocardial infarction rates and cardiovascular risk factors among patients with human immunodeficiency virus disease.
CONTEXT Metabolic changes and smoking are common among HIV patients and may confer increased cardiovascular risk. OBJECTIVE The aim of the study was to determine acute myocardial infarction (AMI)Expand
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Adipose-Derived Circulating miRNAs Regulate Gene Expression in Other Tissues
Adipose tissue is a major site of energy storage and has a role in the regulation of metabolism through the release of adipokines. Here we show that mice with an adipose-tissue-specific knockout ofExpand
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Cardiovascular risk and body-fat abnormalities in HIV-infected adults.
Metabolic complications such as dyslipidemia, insulin resistance, and altered fat distribution (loss of subcutaneous fat and relatively increased central fat) are common in adults infected with theExpand
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Effects of a supervised home-based aerobic and progressive resistance training regimen in women infected with human immunodeficiency virus: a randomized trial.
BACKGROUND Women infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) increasingly demonstrate abnormalities in fat distribution and metabolism; however, the effects of a home-based exercise regimen inExpand
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Management of Metabolic Complications Associated With Antiretroviral Therapy for HIV‐1 Infection: Recommendations of an International AIDS Society‐USA Panel
Objective: Alterations in glucose and lipid metabolism, lactic acidemia, bone disorders, and abnormal body fat distribution have been recognized recently as frequent complications associated withExpand
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Long-term mortality after transsphenoidal surgery and adjunctive therapy for acromegaly.
To analyze the long term outcome after multimodality therapy for acromegaly, a retrospective review was performed on 162 patients who underwent transsphenoidal surgery at Massachusetts GeneralExpand
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Soluble CD163, a novel marker of activated macrophages, is elevated and associated with noncalcified coronary plaque in HIV-infected patients.
BACKGROUND Pro-inflammatory monocytes/macrophages may contribute to increased atherosclerosis in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected patients. We investigate--to our knowledge, for the firstExpand
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Clinical review 62: Laboratory assessment of adrenal insufficiency.
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Effects of recombinant human IGF-I and oral contraceptive administration on bone density in anorexia nervosa.
Over 90% of women with anorexia nervosa demonstrate osteopenia, and almost 40% demonstrate osteoporosis at one or more skeletal sites. In addition to estrogen deficiency causing an increase in boneExpand
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Determinants of skeletal loss and recovery in anorexia nervosa.
CONTEXT Anorexia nervosa (AN) is complicated by severe bone loss. The effects of persistent undernutrition and consequent neuroendocrine dysfunction on bone mass and the factors influencing skeletalExpand
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