Management of Renal Disease

  • Author: Mohamed G. Atta, MD, MPH (More Info)
  • Editors in Chief: Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD; Joseph J. Eron, Jr., MD
  • Last Reviewed: 3/14/17 (What's New)

Summary

  • Presence of kidney disease is associated with disproportionately high prevalence of cardiovascular disease among patients without HIV infection[USRDS]
  • There are suggestions in the literature that patients with HIV infection will experience similar benefits of empiric therapy as persons with kidney disease but without HIV infection[Burns 1997; Wei 2003]
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