Current usage of intravenous immune globulin and the rationale behind it: The Massachusetts General Hospital data and a review of the literature Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Hospitals, General
  • Immunoglobulins, Intravenous

abstract

  • Only a few indications account for most of the usage for IVIG. Reports concerning IVIG continue to grow at a tremendous pace but few high-quality randomized controlled trials have been reported. Randomized trials are especially needed for conditions such as CIDP, which consume large quantities of product.

publication date

  • May 2006

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2006.00792.x

PubMed ID

  • 16686841

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 741

end page

  • 53

volume

  • 46

number

  • 5