Exceeding 10 mg/day prednisone increased CV events in lupus

by ctotheb

Exceeding 10 mg/day prednisone increased CV events in lupus

Current use of prednisone above 10 mg/day more than doubles the risk of cardiovascular events in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus, according to a study conducted by Dr. Michelle Petri and her colleagues.

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