Inhaled steroids — too much of a good thing?

John W Wilson and Colin F Robertson
Med J Aust 2002; 177 (6): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2002.tb04784.x
Published online: 16 September 2002

Over the past 20 years, inhaled corticosteroids have become established as cornerstone therapy in the treatment of obstructive pulmonary disorders, ranging from asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease to cystic fibrosis.

  • John W Wilson1
  • Colin F Robertson2

  • 1 Department of Respiratory Medicine and Monash Medical School, The Alfred, Prahran, VIC.
  • 2 Department of Respiratory Medicine, Royal Children's Hospital, Parkville, VIC.


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