Table 1.

Renal outcomes per study

AuthorsPublication YearClass IV-SClass IV-GImmunosuppressive Therapy
Renal DeathNo Renal DeathFollow-up (yr)Renal DeathNo Renal DeathFollow-up (yr)
Mittal et al.82004383.22204.6Steroids; steroids and CP/MMF/AZA/MTX/plasmapheresis
Yokoyama et al.1020044256117None; steroids; steroids + CP/AZA/CsA/mizoribine
Hill et al.9200541110102110Steroids; steroids + CP
Grootscholten et al.1320080156.55526.3Steroids + AZA; steroids + CP followed by steroids + AZA
Hiramatsu et al.14200811354375Steroids; steroids + CP/AZA/CsA/other
Schwartz et al.1220086161116456Steroids + CP; steroids + CP (+ plasmapheresis)
Kojo et al.16200902012.514412.5Steroids; steroids + CP/CsA/tacrolimus/AZA/mizoribine
Yu et al.1520091195271255Steroids + CP followed by CP/AZA/MMF/leflunomide
  • AZA, azathioprine; CP, cyclophosphamide; CsA, cyclosporin A; MMF, mofetil mycophenolate; MTX, methotrexate.