Exploring Statins to Decrease HIV-Related Heart Disease Risk
Antiretroviral therapy (ART) has been a lifeline for untold numbers of patients with HIV. But as mounting evidence shows the infection may increase their risk of cardiovascular disease with age, new research is targeting statins as a potential preventive agent for people living with HIV.
JAMA. 2015;314(7):657-659. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.5498 Mike Mitka, MSJ