Pulse steroid therapy.

@article{Sinha2008PulseST,
  title={Pulse steroid therapy.},
  author={Aditi Sinha and Arvind Bagga},
  journal={Indian journal of pediatrics},
  year={2008},
  volume={75 10},
  pages={1057-66}
}
Intravenous supra-pharmacological doses of corticosteroids are used in various inflammatory and autoimmune conditions because they are cumulatively less toxic than sustained steroid treatment at lower quantitative dosage. Their action is supposed to be mediated through non-genomic actions within the cell. Common indications for use in children include steroid resistant and steroid dependent nephrotic syndrome, rapidly progressive glomerulonephritis, systemic vasculitis, systemic lupus… CONTINUE READING

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