Virginia A Triant
Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
- Cardiovascular Disease and HIV InfectionVirginia A Triant
Divisions of Infectious Diseases and General Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 50 Staniford Street, 9th Floor, Boston, MA, 02114, USA
Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 10:199-206. 2013..Developing strategies to prevent cardiovascular disease in HIV-infected individuals calls for a multidisciplinary approach and represents an opportunity to exert a major public health impact in an at-risk population. ..
- HIV infection and coronary heart disease: an intersection of epidemicsVirginia A Triant
Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
J Infect Dis 205:S355-61. 2012..Specific cardiovascular and metabolic risk factors, CHD risk prediction, and the immunologic basis for CHD in HIV-infected patients will be discussed in separate reviews...
- Association of immunologic and virologic factors with myocardial infarction rates in a US healthcare systemVirginia A Triant
Massachusetts General Hospital, Division of Infectious Diseases, Boston, MA 02114, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:615-9. 2010..The effects of immunologic and virologic factors on acute myocardial infarction (AMI) rates in patients with HIV are unclear...
- Increased coronary atherosclerosis and immune activation in HIV-1 elite controllersFlorencia Pereyra
Program in Nutritional Metabolism, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
AIDS 26:2409-12. 2012..05) and compared with HIV-negative controls (P < 0.05). These data suggest a significant degree of coronary atherosclerosis and monocyte activation among elite controllers...
- Comparison of ischemic stroke incidence in HIV-infected and non-HIV-infected patients in a US health care systemFelicia C Chow
Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 60:351-8. 2012..Cardiovascular disease is increased among HIV-infected patients, but little is known regarding ischemic stroke rates. We sought to compare stroke rates and determine stroke risk factors in HIV-infected versus non-HIV-infected patients...
- Association of C-reactive protein and HIV infection with acute myocardial infarctionVirginia A Triant
Division of Infectious Diseases, Brigham and Women s Hospital BWH, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 51:268-73. 2009..To investigate whether elevated C-reactive protein (CRP) levels and HIV infection are independently associated with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) among patients receiving care in a large US health care system...
- Increased acute myocardial infarction rates and cardiovascular risk factors among patients with human immunodeficiency virus diseaseVirginia A Triant
Massachusetts General Hospital Program in Nutritional Metabolism, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:2506-12. 2007..Metabolic changes and smoking are common among HIV patients and may confer increased cardiovascular risk...
- Fracture prevalence among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected versus non-HIV-infected patients in a large U.S. healthcare systemVirginia A Triant
Program in Nutritional Metabolism, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Longfellow 207, Boston, Massachusetts 02114
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:3499-504. 2008..Reduced bone mineral density has been demonstrated among HIV-infected patients, but fracture prevalence is unknown...