Stephen J.LurieMD, PhD, Contributing EditorIndividualAuthor
To the Editor: The study by Dr Strawford and
colleagues1 contributes important data regarding
anabolic steroid treatment of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)–associated
wasting. In an Editorial,2 Dr Dobs noted
that this study was "limited by absence of an exercise arm alone."
Fontanarosa PB, Romeyn M, Gunn III N. Resistance Exercise and Oxandrolone for Men With HIV-Related Weight Loss. JAMA. 2000;284(2):176-177. doi:10.1001/jama.284.2.175