Treatment of patients with multiple sclerosis: a review of guidelines

Record ID 32014000198
Authors' recommendations: Limited evidence-based guidelines are available for the treatment of multiple sclerosis, and the stopping or switching of treatment. The available evidence has suggested plasmapheresis as an adjunctive or alternative treatment for MS, corticosteroids for the treatment of relapse, and natalizumab in cases of failure on other drugs or intolerance.
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 2013
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: Canada
MeSH Terms
  • Humans
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Practice Guidelines as Topic
Organisation Name: Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health
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