Extended interval between enzyme therapy infusions for adult patients with Gaucher's disease type 1.

@article{PrezCalvo2003ExtendedIB,
  title={Extended interval between enzyme therapy infusions for adult patients with Gaucher's disease type 1.},
  author={Juan P{\'e}rez-Calvo and Pilar Giraldo and Gregory McCarthy Pastores and Mar{\'i}a A Fern{\'a}ndez-Gal{\'a}n and Guillermo Mart{\'i}n-N{\'u}{\~n}ez and Miguel Pocovi},
  journal={Journal of postgraduate medicine},
  year={2003},
  volume={49 2},
  pages={127-31}
}
BACKGROUND Enzyme replacement therapy (ERT) for Gaucher's disease with alglucerase or imiglucerase is efficacious, well-tolerated and safe. However, cost considerations, visits to medical facilities, potentially duration of theray for life, are issues of major concern to a proportion of treated patients and has, in some cases, led to the withdrawal of therapy. AIMS To elucidate whether an extension of the interval between enzyme infusions to once every three weeks is as effective in… CONTINUE READING

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