Intervention Review

Oral corticosteroids for stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

  1. Julia AE Walters1,*,
  2. E. Haydn Walters2,
  3. Richard Wood-Baker1

Editorial Group: Cochrane Airways Group

Published Online: 20 JUL 2005

Assessed as up-to-date: 4 MAY 2005

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005374

How to Cite

Walters JAE, Walters EH, Wood-Baker R. Oral corticosteroids for stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2005, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD005374. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005374.

Author Information

  1. 1

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

  2. 2

    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.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 20 JUL 2005


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