Affiliation: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Skiest D, Chiller T, Chiller K, Park A, Keiser P. Protease inhibitor therapy is associated with markedly prolonged time to relapse and improved survival in AIDS patients with cytomegalovirus retinitis. Int J STD AIDS. 2001;12:659-64 pubmed
..We conclude that patients with CMV-R treated with HAART containing a PI have increased time to relapse and have prolonged survival. ..
Skiest D. Focal neurological disease in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. Clin Infect Dis. 2002;34:103-15 pubmed
..Highly active antiretroviral therapy has improved the prognosis of several focal CNS processes, most notably toxoplasmosis, PML, and CMV encephalitis. ..
Skiest D, Hester L, Hardy R. Cryptococcal immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome: report of four cases in three patients and review of the literature. J Infect. 2005;51:e289-97 pubmed
..Patients with cryptococcal disease who initiate HAART are at risk for cryptococcal IRIS...