We try to ensure that all information on this site is from reliable sources and up to date. Our aim is to raise awareness of the vasculitic diseases among professionals and the public and to ensure that patients with vasculitis are fully informed about their illness, its diagnosis, current treatments and associated care. This information may support but not replace the relationship between you and doctors or other healthcare professionals involved with your care. Information from this site may also help in your discussions with healthcare professionals about treatment options and the management of your illness. You should always consult your medical adviser if considering changing treatment or medication.