Cardiopulmonary function in individuals with HIV infection in the antiretroviral therapy era.

@article{Morris2012CardiopulmonaryFI,
  title={Cardiopulmonary function in individuals with HIV infection in the antiretroviral therapy era.},
  author={Alison M Morris and Matthew R. Gingo and M. Patricia George and Lorrie A Lucht and Cathy J Kessinger and Vikas Singh and Maria E Hillenbrand and Mich{\'e}lle Busch and Deborah K McMahon and Karen Ann Norris and Hunter C. Champion and Mark T Gladwin and Yingze Zhang and C. Brooke. Steele and Frank C. Sciurba},
  journal={AIDS},
  year={2012},
  volume={26 6},
  pages={731-40}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine relationship of echocardiographic measures of pulmonary hypertension to lung function and inflammatory biomarkers in HIV-infected individuals. DESIGN Cross-sectional study of 116 HIV-infected outpatients. METHODS Doppler-echocardiography and pulmonary function testing were performed. Induced sputum and plasma cytokines, sputum cell counts and differentials, markers of peripheral T-cell activation, and serum N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) were… CONTINUE READING

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