Skip to main content

Table 2 HIV specific data for the HIV + ve/MS-ve and HIV + ve/MS + ve groups, data presented as median (Interquartile range)

From: HIV is an independent predictor of aortic stiffness

  HIV + ve/MS-ve HIV + ve/MS + ve
  On HAART (n = 61) No HAAR (n = 12) On HAART (n = 16) No HAART (n = 1)
Duration of HIV infection (years) 6 (7) 2 (4) 8 (9) 6
Time on HAART (years) 3 (5) - 6 (7) -
Nadir CD4 cell count (10 6 /L) 190 (170) 560 (425) 170 (190) 300
Current CD4 cell count (10 6 /L) 515 (218) 640 (400) 550 (255) 300
HIV viral load (copies/mL) 10 (10) 896 (17,613) 10 (10) 55,095
Protease inhibitors (%) 21 - 41 -
NRTI (%) 81 - 94 -
NNRTI (%) 61 - 53 -