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World J Clin Cases. Jul 26, 2021; 9(21): 5794-5803
Published online Jul 26, 2021. doi: 10.12998/wjcc.v9.i21.5794
Table 1 Reports comparing triglyceride clearance rate and mortality between therapeutic plasma exchange and nontherapeutic plasma exchange groups
Study design
Study size
TPE vs Non-TPE
24 h TG clearance rate
Yu et al[12]2020Retrospective study13243 with TPE; 46 with IIT; 43 with NIITTPE: 71.00%; IIT: 68.00%; NIIT: 62.00%TPE: 6.89%; IIT: 6.52%; NIIT: 2.00%
Fei et al[32]2020Retrospective study8All with TPE60.30%/
Gubensek et al[22]2014Retrospective cohort study10374 with early TPE; 29 with late TPE (conservative treatment followed by TPE)Early TPE: 59%; Conservative treatment: 27%Early TPE: 7%; Late TPE: 6%
Yildirim Şimşir et al[33]2019Retrospective study31All with TPE69.70%0
Kandemir et al[47]2018Retrospective study 33All with TPE54.40%3.00%
Miyamoto et al[35]2017Retrospective study3010 with TPE; 20 without TPENo difference between groupsTPE: 0%; Non-TPE: 10%
Biberci Keskin et al[39]2019Retrospective study4112 with TPE; 29 without TPETPE: 44%; Non-TPE: /TPE: 25%; Non-TPE: 0