Noncalcified coronary atherosclerotic plaque and immune activation in HIV-infected women.

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BACKGROUND Little is known about coronary plaque in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected women. METHODS Sixty HIV-infected and 30 non-HIV-infected women without symptoms or history of cardiovascular disease were recruited to assess coronary plaque with coronary computed tomographic angiography and immune activation. Data from 102 HIV-infected men… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/infdis/jit508

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@article{Fitch2013NoncalcifiedCA, title={Noncalcified coronary atherosclerotic plaque and immune activation in HIV-infected women.}, author={Kathleen V. Fitch and Suman Srinivasa and Suhny Abbara and Tricia H. Burdo and Kenneth C. Williams and Peace N. Eneh and Janet Lo and Steven K. Grinspoon}, journal={The Journal of infectious diseases}, year={2013}, volume={208 11}, pages={1737-46} }