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Coronary artery calcium and intima-media thickness are associated with level of cytomegalovirus immunoglobulin G in HIV-infected patients

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title = "Coronary artery calcium and intima-media thickness are associated with level of cytomegalovirus immunoglobulin G in HIV-infected patients",
abstract = "Abstract: Coinfection with cytomegalovirus (CMV) may be involved in cardiovascular disease in HIV-infected patients. We found that higher level of CMV immunoglobulin G (IgG) was independently associated with an increased risk of coronary artery calcium and higher intima-media thickness in HIV-infected patients but not in healthy controls after adjustment for other cardiovascular risk factors and levels of herpes viridae IgG.",
keywords = "atherosclerosis, cardiovascular disease, coronary artery calcium, cytomegalovirus, HIV infection",
author = "A Knudsen and Kristoffersen, {U S} and I Panum and Hansen, {Y B} and Skottrup, {P D} and P Hasbak and A Kjaer and A-M Lebech",
note = "{\circledC} 2018 British HIV Association.",
year = "2019",
month = "1",
doi = "10.1111/hiv.12672",
language = "English",
volume = "20",
pages = "60--62",
journal = "HIV Medicine",
issn = "1464-2662",
publisher = "Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd",
number = "1",

}

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TY - JOUR

T1 - Coronary artery calcium and intima-media thickness are associated with level of cytomegalovirus immunoglobulin G in HIV-infected patients

AU - Knudsen, A

AU - Kristoffersen, U S

AU - Panum, I

AU - Hansen, Y B

AU - Skottrup, P D

AU - Hasbak, P

AU - Kjaer, A

AU - Lebech, A-M

N1 - © 2018 British HIV Association.

PY - 2019/1

Y1 - 2019/1

N2 - Abstract: Coinfection with cytomegalovirus (CMV) may be involved in cardiovascular disease in HIV-infected patients. We found that higher level of CMV immunoglobulin G (IgG) was independently associated with an increased risk of coronary artery calcium and higher intima-media thickness in HIV-infected patients but not in healthy controls after adjustment for other cardiovascular risk factors and levels of herpes viridae IgG.

AB - Abstract: Coinfection with cytomegalovirus (CMV) may be involved in cardiovascular disease in HIV-infected patients. We found that higher level of CMV immunoglobulin G (IgG) was independently associated with an increased risk of coronary artery calcium and higher intima-media thickness in HIV-infected patients but not in healthy controls after adjustment for other cardiovascular risk factors and levels of herpes viridae IgG.

KW - atherosclerosis

KW - cardiovascular disease

KW - coronary artery calcium

KW - cytomegalovirus

KW - HIV infection

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=85052914711&partnerID=8YFLogxK

U2 - 10.1111/hiv.12672

DO - 10.1111/hiv.12672

M3 - Journal article

VL - 20

SP - 60

EP - 62

JO - HIV Medicine

JF - HIV Medicine

SN - 1464-2662

IS - 1

ER -

ID: 55156363