Comprehensive Care for Patients with Sarcoidosis
Sarcoidosis is a multisystem granulomatous disease, associated with significant morbidity and impaired quality of life. Treatment is aimed at recovering organ function, reducing symptom burden and improving quality of life. Because of the heterogeneity and variable disease course, a comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach to care is needed. Comprehensive care includes not only pharmacological interventions, but also supportive measures aimed at relieving symptoms and improving quality of life. The purpose of this review is to summarize the most recent knowledge regarding different aspects of care and propose a structured approach to sarcoidosis management.
|Keywords||sarcoidosis, quality of life, comprehensive care, holistic management|
|Persistent URL||dx.doi.org/10.3390/jcm9020390, hdl.handle.net/1765/129542|
|Journal||Journal of Clinical Medicine|
Moor, C.C, Kahlmann, V, Culver, D.A, & Wijsenbeek-Lourens, M.S. (2020). Comprehensive Care for Patients with Sarcoidosis. Journal of Clinical Medicine, 9(2). doi:10.3390/jcm9020390