Published in AIDS Weekly, April 11th, 2005
"Highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) improves the survival of patients with HIV infection; however, several observational studies have described associations between HIV infection, HAART, and cardiovascular disease. Important limitations of these studies included a low incidence of cardiovascular events, short duration of HAART exposure, and retrospective design.
"Nevertheless, the weight of evidence front observational and surrogate end point studies suggests that the dyslipidemia and other metabolic changes that are common in patients with HIV infection and those...
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