Resistance exercise and supraphysiologic androgen therapy in eugonadal men with HIV-related weight loss: a randomized controlled trial.

@article{Strawford1999ResistanceEA,
  title={Resistance exercise and supraphysiologic androgen therapy in eugonadal men with HIV-related weight loss: a randomized controlled trial.},
  author={A Strawford and Thimoty Barbieri and Marta D. Van Loan and Emory Parks and Don H Catlin and Nick Barton and Richard A. Neese and Melissa Christiansen and J King and Marc K. Hellerstein},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={1999},
  volume={281 14},
  pages={1282-90}
}
CONTEXT Repletion of lean body mass (LBM) that patients lose in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection has proved difficult. In healthy, HIV-seronegative men, synergy between progressive resistance exercise (PRE) and very high-dose testosterone therapy has been reported for gains in LBM and muscle strength. OBJECTIVE To determine whether a… CONTINUE READING