Journal article icon

Journal article

Prevalence of lipodystrophy and metabolic abnormalities in HIV-infected African children after 3 years on first-line antiretroviral therapy.

Abstract:

BACKGROUND: Most pediatric lipodystrophy data come from high-income/middle-income countries, but most HIV-infected children live in sub-Saharan Africa, where lipodystrophy studies have predominantly investigated stavudine-based regimens. METHODS: Three years after antiretroviral therapy (ART) initiation, body circumferences and skinfold thicknesses were measured (n = 590), and fasted lipid profile assayed (n = 325), in children from 2 ARROW trial centres in Uganda/Zimbabwe. Analyses compared ...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

Actions


Access Document


Authors


Expand authors...
Medical Research Council More from this funder
Department for International Development More from this funder
ViiV Healthcare/GlaxoSmithKline More from this funder
Wellcome Trust More from this funder
Publisher:
Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins Publisher's website
Journal:
The Pediatric infectious disease journal Journal website
Volume:
34
Issue:
2
Pages:
e23-e31
Publication date:
2015-02-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1532-0987
ISSN:
0891-3668
URN:
uuid:902d5b48-d5fc-44ec-b056-124a79c1a26e
Source identifiers:
477739
Local pid:
pubs:477739

Terms of use


Metrics


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP