Recurrent acute idiopathic pericarditis: rheumatologic therapy, autoantibodies and long term outcome

Objective: To evaluate therapy and rheumatologic aspects of recurrent acute idiopathic pericarditis (RAIP). Methods: We studied 46 patients. We used non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) at high dosage. We did not start corticosteroid: if already started, we planned a very slow tapering; 37...

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Main Authors: D. Spodick, A. Caforio, P. Coppini, M. Bosetti, Y. Adler, A. Brucato, G. Brambilla, B. Canesi
Format: Article
Published: PAGEPress Publications 2011-09-01
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