Epicardial adipose tissue has been reported to be highly inflamed and to be associated with incident coronary artery disease and all cause mortality in the general population. Its association with adverse events in HIV is unknown.
Associatioin of epicardial adipose tissue with incident coronary heart disease and death in HIV infected patients / Guaraldi, Giovanni; Scaglioni, Riccardo; Zona, Stefano; Orlando, Gabriella; Carli, Federica; Ligabue, Guido; Besutti, Giulia; Menozzi, Marianna; Santoro, Antonella; Beghetto, Barbara; Mussini, Cristina; P., Raggi. - In: ANTIVIRAL THERAPY. - ISSN 1359-6535. - STAMPA. - 18:(2013), pp. A10-A11. (Intervento presentato al convegno 15th Intenational Workshop on Co-Morbidities and Adverse Drug Reaction in HIV tenutosi a Brussels nel 15-17 Oct 2013).