Failure to Predict High-Risk Kawasaki Disease Patients in a Population-Based Study Cohort in Germany. – PubMed – NCBI
This paper looks at scoring methods to predict responses to IVIG therapy in a Caucasian population
Corticosteroid therapy in Kawasaki Disease
This study suggests that corticosteroids combined with IVIG as initial therapy for KD showed a more protective effect against CAA, compared with conventional IVIG therapy, and the efficacy was more pronounced in the high-risk patient group.
NIHR Signal Corticosteroids given early reduce risk of heart problems in children with Kawasaki disease
This study suggests that early treatment with corticosteroids on top of standard therapy reduces the risk of serious heart problems in children under five with Kawasaki Disease.
Early corticosteroid therapy associated with better outcomes in Kawasaki Disease
The presented study is a meta-analysis of trials that compared adjuvant corticosteroid therapy in addition to IVIG/ASA to conventional therapy alone.
Safety and efficacy of warfarin plus aspirin combination therapy for giant coronary artery aneurysm secondary to Kawasaki Disease: a meta-analysis.
This study compared the safety and efficacy of warfarin plus aspirin versus aspirin alone
Intravenous immunoglobulin plus corticosteroids prevent coronary artery abnormalities in Kawasaki Disease
Intravenous immunoglobulin plus corticosteroids prevent coronary artery abnormalities in Kawasaki disease