Echocardiographic study of left ventricular function in HIV-infected Nigerians

  title={Echocardiographic study of left ventricular function in HIV-infected Nigerians},
  author={K. Uwanuruochi and B. Onwubere and B. Anisiuba},
  journal={West African Journal of Radiology},
  pages={27 - 31}
Context: Left ventricular function in HIV/AIDS patients from South-East Nigeria has not been reported. Aims: We sought to determine the prevalence and spectrum of left ventricular function abnormalities in patients with HIV infection in the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital (UNTH), Enugu, South-East Nigeria. Settings and Design: This was a descriptive, cross-sectional study of patients with HIV/AIDS at UNTH, Enugu from September 2006 to July 2007. Methods and Material: Sixty-six HIV… Expand
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