Higher rates of bone loss in postmenopausal HIV-infected women: a longitudinal study.

@article{Yin2012HigherRO,
  title={Higher rates of bone loss in postmenopausal HIV-infected women: a longitudinal study.},
  author={Michael T. Yin and Chiyuan Amy Zhang and Donald J McMahon and David C. Ferris and Dinaz Irani and Ivelisse Colon and Serge Cremers and Elizabeth Shane},
  journal={The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism},
  year={2012},
  volume={97 2},
  pages={554-62}
}
CONTEXT AND OBJECTIVE The objective of the study was to assess the effects of HIV infection and antiretroviral therapy on change in bone mineral density (BMD) in postmenopausal minority women. DESIGN, SETTING, AND PATIENTS We report a longitudinal analysis of change in BMD with a median duration of 15.4 (interquartile range 13.1, 20.7) months in a… CONTINUE READING