Cardiovascular complications and increased levels of circulating modified low density lipoprotein in HIV patients and patients with lipodystrophy.

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The introduction of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) for patients infected with HIV has significantly prolonged the life expectancy and to some extent has restored a functional immune response. However, the premature introduction of HAART has led to a significant and alarming increase in cardiovascular complications, including myocardial… (More)

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@article{Ronchini2004CardiovascularCA, title={Cardiovascular complications and increased levels of circulating modified low density lipoprotein in HIV patients and patients with lipodystrophy.}, author={K. R. O. M. Ronchini and A J S Duarte and J. Simao do Rosario Casseb and Magnus Ake Gidlund}, journal={Brazilian journal of medical and biological research = Revista brasileira de pesquisas medicas e biologicas}, year={2004}, volume={37 1}, pages={119-22} }