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Mepolizumab treatment in patients with severe eosinophilic asthma.

Abstract:

BACKGROUND: Some patients with severe asthma have frequent exacerbations associated with persistent eosinophilic inflammation despite continuous treatment with high-dose inhaled glucocorticoids with or without oral glucocorticoids. METHODS: In this randomized, double-blind, double-dummy study, we assigned 576 patients with recurrent asthma exacerbations and evidence of eosinophilic inflammation despite high doses of inhaled glucocorticoids to one of three study groups. Patients were assigned ...

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10.1056/nejmoa1403290

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Journal:
New England journal of medicine
Volume:
371
Issue:
13
Pages:
1198-1207
Publication date:
2014-09-01
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EISSN:
1533-4406
ISSN:
0028-4793
Source identifiers:
484086

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