The effect of prednisone in a high-dose, alternate-day regimen on the natural history of idiopathic membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis.

@article{Mcenery1985TheEO,
  title={The effect of prednisone in a high-dose, alternate-day regimen on the natural history of idiopathic membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis.},
  author={Paul T Mcenery and A James Mcadams and Clark D. West},
  journal={Medicine},
  year={1985},
  volume={64 6},
  pages={401-24}
}
Experience in 45 children with diffuse proliferative MPGN of all three types has provided evidence that a high-dose, alternate-day regimen of prednisone alters the natural history of the disease. The experience has been gained over a 17-year period and the patients have been followed on the regimen for an average of 6.5 years. Evidence that the regimen has a salutary effect was provided by several observations: Survival was better than that in four other series in which the patients were not… CONTINUE READING

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