Prevalence and predictors of long corrected QT interval in HIV-positive patients: a multicenter study.

@article{Gili2017PrevalenceAP,
  title={Prevalence and predictors of long corrected QT interval in HIV-positive patients: a multicenter study.},
  author={Sebastiano Gili and Massimo Mancone and Flavia Ballocca and Walter Grosso Marra and Andrea Calcagno and Gabriella d'Ettorre and Margherita Cannillo and Fabrizio D'Ascenzo and Giancarlo Orofino and Laura Marruncheddu and Enrica Lonni and Alessandra Cinque and Francesco Vullo and Giancarlo Ceccarelli and Ilaria Vilardi and Gennaro Sardella and Vincenzo Vullo and Claudio Moretti and Francesco Fedele and Stefano Bonora and Fiorenzo Gaita},
  journal={Journal of cardiovascular medicine},
  year={2017},
  volume={18 7},
  pages={539-544}
}
AIMS HIV and highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) may affect cardiac conduction, and a higher incidence of sudden death has been recognized in HIV-positive patients. Nevertheless, predictors of prolonged corrected QT interval (cQT) have been poorly described. The aim of the study was to investigate the prevalence and predictors of long cQT in a… CONTINUE READING