Evaluation of the risk factors associated with lipodystrophy development in a cohort of HIV-positive patients

Elena Seminari, Carmine Tinelli, Lorenzo Minoli, Paolo Sacchi, Gaetano Filice, Cristina Zocchetti, Grazia Meneghetti, Raffaele Bruno, Renato Maserati

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Abstract

The prevalence of lipodystrophy in an HIV-infected population and the risk factors associated with body shape changes were analysed in this study. Five hundred and four subjects were included. Among these, 201 (39.9%) had features of lipodystrophy syndrome (cases); 303 (60.1%) constituted the control group. Compared with the control group, the lipodystrophy subjects were different in age (P=0.01); duration of antiretroviral therapy (P

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)175-180
Number of pages6
JournalAntiviral Therapy
Volume7
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2002

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pharmacology

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