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Table 1 IVIG response rate

From: Cost-utility of Intravenous Immunoglobulin (IVIG) compared with corticosteroids for the treatment of Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP) in Canada

Study n responders % Weight of Study
Zinman (2005)[22] 8 4 50.0% 0.08
Thompson (1996)[12] 7 3 42.9% 0.08
Mendell (2001)[23] 29 11 37.9% 0.20
Hughes (2008)[14] 59 32 54.2% 0.27
Vermuelen (1993)[25] 15 4 26.7% 0.16
Hahn (1996)[9] 30 19 63.3% 0.21
Pooled    47.3% (36.1%, 58.5%)