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  • In vivo contractile performance of the heart was assessed bythe determination of fractional shortening of the left ventricle.As shown in Table 1and Figure 1, fractional shortening was increasedby 32 and 45% in DCM 1 and DCM 20 animals, respectively,compared to non-treated DCM animals (DCM 0 ). Comparedwith baseline values at the time of randomization, the improvementin fractional shortening was of 57% in DCM 1 and 65% inDCM 20 . Associated with improved cardiac function wasa reduction in the incidence of apoptotic nuclei (see below).

  • Another population-based study from San Francisco showed no excess of lung cancer among a cohort of men with AIDS [ 27 ] . The Italian Cooperative Study Group described 19 cases of HIV-associated lung cancer - 16 in tobacco smokers [ 28 ] . More recent studies have indicated an increase in incidence of primary lung cancer in patients with HIV infection [ 22 29 ] . Although there was no case of adenocarcinoma in the PIP study, it is the predominant cell type of bronchogenic carcinoma in patients with HIV infection [ 22 26 30 ] . The Pulmonary Complications of HIV Infection Study Group has shown upper respiratory infection and bronchitis to be common in patients with HIV infection [ 3 ] . Because the PIP study included only hospitalized patients, minor respiratory problems were likely to have been ignored.

  • In order to get a more accurate estimate of occurrences of stroke in the US, Williams et al [ 8] estimated the 1995 incidence, occurrence and characteristics of total stroke based on a large administrative claims database representative of all 1995 US inpatient discharges.

  • Indeed, the peak of pneumococcal meningitis incidence in the 3–6-mo age group (see Figure 2) suggests that the mechanism of protection against meningitis may differ from those against pneumonia and bacteremia.

  • Estimated Value Health or Welfare Per Incidence

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