Characteristics HIV-infected N=45 n (%) HIV-uninfected N=37 n (%) p-value*
Age, years:      
   <50 6 (13.3) 8 (21.6) 0.3
   50-60 30 (66.7) 22 (59.5)  
   >60 9 (20.0) 7 (18.9)  
Race, African American 45 (100) 36 (97.3) 0.2
Body Mass Index (BMI):      
   <25 kg/m2 23 (51.1) 12 (32.4) 0.09
   ≥ 25 kg/m2 22 (48.9) 25 (67.6)  
Smoker, current  31 (69.0) 21 (56.8) 0.3
Comorbidity:      
   Diabetes 12 (26.7) 7 (18.9) 0.4
   Hepatitis C Infection 32 (71.1) 18 (55.6) 0.1
   Hypertension 31 (68.9) 27 (73.0) 0.7
Chronic Pulmonary Disease 9 (20.0) 11 (29.7) 0.3
   Dyslipidemia 16 (36.4) 8 (25.8) 0.3
   Anemia, (Hgb<13 g/dl) 11(24.4) 14(37.8) 0.2
* chi-squared test
Table 1: Characteristics of HIV-infected and uninfected Men
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