What is the treatment for giant cell arteritis? Pro: Patients with suspected GCA and vision loss should receive iv steroids followed by oral prednisone and antiplatelet therapy while awaiting temporal artery biopsy

Timothy J McCulley, Thomas Hwang

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationControversies in Neuro-Ophthalmology
PublisherCRC Press
Pages24-27
Number of pages4
ISBN (Electronic)9781420070934
ISBN (Print)9781420070927
StatePublished - Apr 19 2016
Externally publishedYes

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Temporal Arteries
Giant Cell Arteritis
Prednisone
Steroids
Biopsy
Therapeutics

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)
  • Neuroscience(all)

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What is the treatment for giant cell arteritis? Pro: Patients with suspected GCA and vision loss should receive iv steroids followed by oral prednisone and antiplatelet therapy while awaiting temporal artery biopsy. / McCulley, Timothy J; Hwang, Thomas.

Controversies in Neuro-Ophthalmology. CRC Press, 2016. p. 24-27.

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