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Volume 2013, Article ID 163418, 8 pages
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Research Article

Risk of Coronary Heart Disease among HIV-Infected Patients: A Multicenter Study in Brazil

1Postgraduate Studies Program in Cardiology, School of Medicine, Clinical Research Center, No. 5 Andar, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Rua Ramiro Barcelos 2350, 90035-903 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
2Postgraduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, 90035-003 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
3National Institute for Health Technology Assessment (IATS/CNPq), Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, 90035-903 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
4Department of Clinical Medicine, Universidade de Pernambuco, 50670-901 Recife, PE, Brazil
5Department of Tropical Medicine, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, 50610-110 Recife, PE, Brazil
6Research Center Aggeu Magalhães, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, 50.670-420 Recife, PE, Brazil
7Institute of Biological Sciences, Universidade de Pernambuco, 50670-901 Recife, PE, Brazil
8Institute of Tropical Pathology and Public Health, Universidade Federal de Goiás, 74605050 Goiania, GO, Brazil

Received 3 August 2013; Accepted 3 September 2013

Academic Editors: A. Mosavi-Jarrahi, E. A. Okiro, and E. Paci

Copyright © 2013 Sandra C. Fuchs et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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