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Corticosteroids for the common cold.

Abstract:

The common cold is a frequent illness, which, although benign and self-limiting, results in many consultations to primary care and considerable loss of school or work days. Current symptomatic treatments have limited benefit. Corticosteroids are an effective treatment in other upper respiratory tract infections and their anti-inflammatory effects may also be beneficial in the common cold. To compare corticosteroids versus usual care for the common cold on clinical response rates in children a...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Engineering Science
Sub department:
Institute of Biomedical Engineering
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Journal:
Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online)
Volume:
8
Publication date:
2012-01-01
EISSN:
1469-493X
Source identifiers:
354660
Language:
English
Pubs id:
pubs:354660
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uuid:ac1926d5-789b-4287-baea-ac9900a30fbe
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pubs:354660
Deposit date:
2013-11-16

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