Goodfellow Gems #66

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Goodfellow Gems #66

Bruce Arroll

Bruce Arroll

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 “Short term steroids may be associated with sepsis, thrombosis and fractures”

A US cohort study of 1,548,945 adults 18 to 64 years, compared those who had less than 30 days of oral corticosteroids and their harms, measured over
References

1.Short term use of oral corticosteroids and related harms among adults in the United States: population based cohort study. BMJ 2017.  http://www.bmj.com/content/357/bmj.j1415