Metabolic Complications of HIV and Antiretroviral Therapy: Dyslipidemia, Insulin Resistance, and Cardiovascular Disease

  • Authors: Judith S. Currier, MD, MSc; Risa Hoffman, MD, MPH (More Info)
  • Editors in Chief: Joseph J. Eron, Jr., MD; Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD
  • Last Reviewed: 10/10/18 (What's New)


  • Studies undertaken in the general population have shown that thiazolidinediones may have antiinflammatory, antithrombotic, and antiatherogenic properties, although it is not clear whether their adverse effects may outweigh their benefit[Gervois 2007; Rohatgi 2008; Solomon 2009]

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