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High prevalence of signs of renal damage despite normal renal function in a cohort of hiv-infected patients: evaluation of associated factors

Author
Bonjoch, A.; Juega, J.; Puig, J.; Perez, N.; Ayestaran, A.; Echeverria, P.; Pérez , V.; Clotet, B.; Romero, R.; Bonet, J.; Negredo, E.
Type of activity
Journal article
Journal
AIDS patient care and STDS
Date of publication
2014-10-01
Volume
28
Number
10
First page
524
Last page
529
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1089/apc.2014.0172 Open in new window
Abstract
Renal disorders are an emerging problem in HIV-infected patients. We performed a cross-sectional study of the first 1000 HIV-infected patients attended at our HIV unit who agreed to participate. We determined the frequency of renal alterations and its related risk factors. Summary statistics and logistic regression were applied. The study sample comprised 970 patients with complete data. Most were white (94%) and men (76%). Median (IQR) age was 48 (42-53) years. Hypertension was diagnosed in 19%...
Keywords
aids mortality, all-cause, antiretroviral therapy era, cardiovascular events, chronic kidney-disease, death, glomerular-filtration-rate, patients receiving tenofovir, positive patients, tenofovir plasma-concentrations
Group of research
GRBIO - Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Research Group

Participants

  • Bonjoch Badia, Anna  (author)
  • Juega Mariño, Javier  (author)
  • Puig Domingo, Jordi  (author)
  • Perez Alvarez, Nuria  (author)
  • Ayestaran Loinaz, Aintzane  (author)
  • Echeverria Liras, Patricia  (author)
  • Pérez Jiménez, Vanessa  (author)
  • Clotet Sala, Bonaventura  (author)
  • Romero, Ramon  (author)
  • Bonet Sol, Josep  (author)
  • Negredo Puigmal, Eugènia  (author)