Radiology 2021 Apr 20:203297. Epub 2021 Apr 20.
From the Departments of Radiology (I.B., M.S., G.S., A.S.C., C.C.L.), Cardiology (S.M.), Family Medicine (J.G.B., B.T.), Microbiology (C.T.) and Internal Medicine (M.D.), University of Montreal Hospital (CHUM), 1051 Sanguinet St, Montréal, QC, Canada H2X 0C1; and Department of Radiology, Providence Health Care, Vancouver, Canada (J.L.). Members of the Canadian HIV and Aging Cohort Study Group are listed in the acknowledgments.
Background People living with HIV (PLWH) have a higher risk of myocardial infarction. Coronary atherosclerotic plaque CT characterization helps to predict cardiovascular risk. Purpose To measure CT characteristics of coronary plaque in PLWH without known cardiovascular disease and healthy volunteers without HIV. Read More