Inside your body there is a mechanism designed to defend you from millions of bacteria, microbes, viruses, toxins and parasites. The overall message of this analysis was that immune responses significantly contributed to the change in shedding over time in most animals; yet, the direction of influence was different between animals, and sometimes depended on […]

Immune (Idiopathic) Thrombocytopenic Purpura

Most of the evidence for using rituximab in adults with immune thrombocytopenic purpura comes from observational studies, with no comparator arm. In an intention-to-treat analysis, the primary outcome of sustained partial (defined as a platelet count of at least 50×109 per litre) or complete (defined as a platelet count of at least 100×109 per litre) response at […]