Intervention Review

Systemic corticosteroids for acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

  1. Julia AE Walters1,*,
  2. Peter G Gibson2,
  3. Richard Wood-Baker1,
  4. Mairi Hannay 3,
  5. E. Haydn Walters4

Editorial Group: Cochrane Airways Group

Published Online: 21 JAN 2009

Assessed as up-to-date: 12 OCT 2008

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001288.pub3

How to Cite

Walters JAE, Gibson PG, Wood-Baker R, Hannay M, Walters EH. Systemic corticosteroids for acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2009, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD001288. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001288.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Tasmania, Menzies Research Institute, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

  2. 2

    John Hunter Hospital, Department of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, Hunter Mail Centre, NSW, Australia

  3. 3

    Glasgow, UK

  4. 4

    University of Tasmania Medical School, Discipline of Medicine, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

*Julia AE Walters, Menzies Research Institute, University of Tasmania, 43 Collins Street, PO Box 252-34, Hobart, Tasmania, 7001, Australia. Julia.Walters@utas.edu.au.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (conclusions changed)
  2. Published Online: 21 JAN 2009

SEARCH

Options for accessing this content:

  • If you have access to this content through a society membership, please first log in to your society website.
  • Login via other institutional login options http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/login-options.
  • You can purchase online access to this Article for a 24-hour period (price varies by title)
    • If you already have a Wiley Online Library or Wiley InterScience user account: login above and proceed to purchase the article.
    • New Users: Please register, then proceed to purchase the article.

Type your institution's name in the box below. If your institution is a Wiley customer, it will appear in the list of suggested institutions and you will be able to log in to access content. Some users may also log in directly via OpenAthens.

Please note that there are currently a number of duplicate entries in the list of institutions. We are actively working on fixing this issue and apologize for any inconvenience caused.

Please register to:

  • Save publications, articles and searches
  • Get email alerts
  • Get all the benefits mentioned below!

Register now >

Patient Access

Patients and/or caregivers may access this content for use in relation to their own personal healthcare or that of a family member only. Terms and conditions will apply.