Prognosis of a First-Ever Stroke in Persons Living With HIV "PROFES"

Recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Patients unexposed to HIV: HIV-1 seronegative OR patients exposed to HIV: HIV seropositive for over 6 months with or without antiretroviral treatment. Confirmed by Elisa and Western blot tests
- admitted for ischemic stroke, defined as a sudden cerebrovascular event confirmed by MRI
- at least 18 years of age
- paired with patients unexposed to HIV, admitted for ischemic stroke, same gender and age

Exclusion Criteria

- antecedents of a symptomatic ischemic or hemorrhagic cerebrovascular event
- no social security benefits;
- Absence of signed informed consent for the study
- Patients currently pregnant or breast-feeding