Bente Magny Bergersen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oslo
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Elevated Framingham risk score in HIV-positive patients on highly active antiretroviral therapy: results from a Norwegian study of 721 subjects
    B M Bergersen
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Ulleval University Hospital, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 23:625-30. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Low prevalence of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol level < 1 mmol/L in non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor recipients
    Bente M Bergersen
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Ulleval University Hospital, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Int J STD AIDS 16:365-9. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Lipoatrophic men 44 months after the diagnosis of lipoatrophy are less lipoatrophic but more hypertensive
    B M Bergersen
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    HIV Med 6:260-7. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Important differences in components of the metabolic syndrome between HIV-patients with and without highly active antiretroviral therapy and healthy controls
    Bente Magny Bergersen
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Aker University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Infect Dis 38:682-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk in patients with HIV Infection: impact of antiretroviral therapy
    Bente Magny Bergersen
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Aker University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Drugs 66:1971-87. 2006

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Elevated Framingham risk score in HIV-positive patients on highly active antiretroviral therapy: results from a Norwegian study of 721 subjects
    B M Bergersen
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Ulleval University Hospital, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 23:625-30. 2004
    ..In patients with elevated lipid levels, a change in the HAART regimen or treatment with lipid-lowering drugs should be considered...
  2. ncbi request reprint Low prevalence of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol level < 1 mmol/L in non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor recipients
    Bente M Bergersen
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Ulleval University Hospital, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Int J STD AIDS 16:365-9. 2005
    ..40; 95% CI 1.47-7.86; P = 0.004) for low HDL-c level. Our study shows that NNRTI recipients have a more favourable HDL-c profile than PI recipients, even when possible confounding factors are taken into account...
  3. ncbi request reprint Lipoatrophic men 44 months after the diagnosis of lipoatrophy are less lipoatrophic but more hypertensive
    B M Bergersen
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    HIV Med 6:260-7. 2005
    ..To identify clinical factors associated with HIV-associated lipoatrophy and to evaluate body composition changes, blood pressure and lipid levels in lipoatrophic subjects 3-4 years after the atrophy diagnosis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Important differences in components of the metabolic syndrome between HIV-patients with and without highly active antiretroviral therapy and healthy controls
    Bente Magny Bergersen
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Aker University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Infect Dis 38:682-9. 2006
    ..We conclude that fasting glucose, HDL-cholesterol, triglycerides and blood pressure should be closely monitored in all HAART-treated patients, not only in overweighed or lipodystrophic individuals...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk in patients with HIV Infection: impact of antiretroviral therapy
    Bente Magny Bergersen
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Aker University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Drugs 66:1971-87. 2006
    ..This review discusses important clinical aspects of treating middle-aged HIV-positive patients who have an increased risk of experiencing a cardiovascular event...