Recommendations of the Czech Society for Rheumatology for the treatment of patients with SLE


Authors: P. Horák;  D. Tegzová;  Z. Závada;  M. Olejárová;  M. Skácelová;  A. Smržová;  M. Žurek
Published in: Čes. Revmatol., 21, 2013, No. 3, p. 110-122.
Category: Recomendation

Overview

The article presents the recommendations of the Czech Society for Rheumatology for the treatment of systemic lupus erythematosus. The paper includes the definition of disease activity, general recommendations and used drugs. It summarizes the recommendations for the use of particular drugs according to the severity of the disease. The article defines the status of biological therapy (belimumab) in the treatment of SLE.

Key words:
systemic lupus erythematosus, treatment, biological therapy


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