Tag: systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)

1. In this retrospective cohort study, the authors observed that the greater decline in in-hospital maternal mortality was found for systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) pregnancies compared to non-SLE pregnancies. 2. Despite reductions in in-hospital maternal mortality for SLE pregnancies, the rates still remain high and improvements are needed. Evidence Rating Level:...
1. In this retrospective cohort study, the authors observed that the greater decline in in-hospital maternal mortality was found for systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) pregnancies compared to non-SLE pregnancies. 2. Despite reductions in in-hospital maternal mortality for SLE pregnancies, the rates still remain high and improvements are needed. Evidence Rating Level:...
1. For patients with Lupus nephritis end stage renal disease (LN ESRD), renal transplant reduced the risk of death by about 70%. 2. The risk reduction was driven primarily by decreased risk of death from cardiovascular disease and infection. Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good) Study Rundown: Lupus nephritis (LN) is a common...