• Platelet function and HIV: a case-control study.

      Satchell, Claudette S; Cotter, Aoife G; O'Connor, Eileen F; Peace, Aaron J; Tedesco, Anthony F; Clare, Andrew; Lambert, John S; Sheehan, Gerard J; Kenny, Dermot; Mallon, Patrick W G; et al. (2010-03-13)
      Cardiovascular disease and myocardial infarction are of increasing concern in HIV-infected populations. Although platelets mediate arterial thrombosis, central to myocardial infarction, data on platelet function in HIV infection are lacking. We hypothesized that HIV-infected patients would have altered platelet reactivity.