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Prednisone-dependent asthma: inflammatory indices in induced sputum.

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The kinetics of changes in inflammatory indices in induced sputum from eight prednisone dependent asthmatics whose minimum clinical maintenance and exacerbation doses were known were investigated. The study began on the last day of a course of 30 mg prednisone daily for one week. Thereafter, the daily prednisone was reduced in a structured way to below the maintenance dose. This treatment was continued until a clinical exacerbation occurred. Prednisone 30 mg daily was then given again for one...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine
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Journal:
The European respiratory journal
Volume:
13
Issue:
1
Pages:
15-21
Publication date:
1999-01-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1399-3003
ISSN:
0903-1936
URN:
uuid:010a8006-f518-4b67-a209-91e60267edc4
Source identifiers:
435369
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pubs:435369

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