TITLE

Plasma exchange led to a higher rate of renal recovery than intravenous methylpredisolone in severe vasculitis

PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;Jan/Feb2008, Vol. 148 Issue 1, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study which examines the effect of cyclophosphamide and oral prednisolone in treating patients with severe vasculitis. According to the study, patients with severe vasculitis who received cyclophosphamide and prednisolone, plasma exchange led to greater renal recovery than did intravenous methylprednisolone.
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28694436

 

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