Chapter 2. Side Effects of Topical and Oral Glucocorticoids

  1. Ian M. Adcock and
  2. Kian Fan Chung
  1. Heike Schäcke1,
  2. Khusru Asadullah2 and
  3. Wolf-Dietrich Döcke3

Published Online: 18 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470985731.ch2

Overcoming Steroid Insensitivity in Respiratory Disease

Overcoming Steroid Insensitivity in Respiratory Disease

How to Cite

Schäcke, H., Asadullah, K. and Döcke, W.-D. (2008) Side Effects of Topical and Oral Glucocorticoids, in Overcoming Steroid Insensitivity in Respiratory Disease (eds I. M. Adcock and K. F. Chung), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470985731.ch2

Editor Information

  1. Airways Disease Section, National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, London, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Common Mechanism Research, Bayer Schering Pharma AG, Berlin, Germany

  2. 2

    Target Discovery, Bayer Schering Pharma AG, Muellerstrasse 178, Berlin, Germany

  3. 3

    Target Discovery, Bayer Schering Pharma AG, Berlin, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 14 MAR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470058084

Online ISBN: 9780470985731

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Keywords:

  • dermatological conditions and organ transplantations;
  • systemic GC treatment;
  • GC-induced osteoporosis;
  • diabetes mellitus and hypertension;
  • Glucocorticoid-induced Side Effects

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Glucocorticoid-induced side effects

  • Summary

  • References