Dietary calcium, dairy food intake and metabolic abnormalities in HIV-infected individuals.

@article{Leite2010DietaryCD,
  title={Dietary calcium, dairy food intake and metabolic abnormalities in HIV-infected individuals.},
  author={Lu{\'i}sa Helena Maia Leite and Ana Maria Sampaio},
  journal={Journal of human nutrition and dietetics : the official journal of the British Dietetic Association},
  year={2010},
  volume={23 5},
  pages={535-43}
}
BACKGROUND Epidemiological data suggest that calcium intake may influence lipid metabolism. It is unknown whether this influence also occurs in individuals with HIV/AIDS. The present study aimed to assess the relationship between dietary calcium, dairy food intake and metabolic parameters in individuals with HIV/AIDS. METHODS A cross-sectional study was conducted with 100 individuals with HIV/AIDS. Calcium intakes and food group consumption were determined by a food 24-h dietary recall and a… CONTINUE READING