Risk factors for relapse in patients with bullous pemphigoid in clinical remission: a multicenter, prospective, cohort study.

@article{Bernard2009RiskFF,
  title={Risk factors for relapse in patients with bullous pemphigoid in clinical remission: a multicenter, prospective, cohort study.},
  author={Philippe Bernard and Z Reguiai and Emmanuelle Tancr{\`e}de-Bohin and N Cordel and Patrice Plantin and Christine Pauwels and Lo{\"i}c Vaillant and F Grange and Marie-Aleth Richard-Lallemand and Bruno Sassolas and J. C. Roujeau and Catherine Lok and Catherine Picard-Dahan and Olivier Chosidow and Fabien Vitry and Pascal Joly},
  journal={Archives of dermatology},
  year={2009},
  volume={145 5},
  pages={537-42}
}
OBJECTIVE To identify prognostic factors for relapse in the first year after cessation of therapy in bullous pemphigoid (BP). DESIGN Prospective, multicenter, cohort study (January 1, 2000, through December 31, 2006). SETTING Fifteen French dermatology departments. Patients Patients with BP in remission under low doses of topical or systemic corticosteroids. Interventions Cessation of corticosteroid treatment (day 0) followed by a systematic clinical and immunologic follow-up. MAIN… CONTINUE READING
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