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Patient perceptions of glucocorticoids in anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-associated vasculitis

Abstract:

Granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA), microscopic polyangiitis (MPA), and eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (EGPA) are multisystem diseases of small blood vessels, collectively known as the anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody (ANCA)-associated vasculitides (AAV). This study explores the patient's perspective on the use of glucocorticoids, which are still a mainstay of treatment in AAV. Patients with AAV from the UK, USA, and Canada were interviewed, using purposive sampling to ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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10.1007/s00296-017-3855-6

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ORCID:
0000-0002-7939-5978
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
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Postgraduate rheumatology fellowship award
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Publisher:
Springer Publisher's website
Journal:
Rheumatology International Journal website
Volume:
38
Issue:
4
Pages:
675-682
Publication date:
2017-11-09
Acceptance date:
2017-10-13
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EISSN:
1437-160X
ISSN:
0172-8172
Pubs id:
pubs:745963
URN:
uri:3988fade-53f7-43ec-b8f3-778f570f385e
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uuid:3988fade-53f7-43ec-b8f3-778f570f385e
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pubs:745963

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