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Glucocorticoids in the treatment of early and late RA
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    Glucocorticoids in Rh A.

    Dear Editor

    The recent leader was well balanced and comprehensive.[1]

    However, there was no mention of why they are used and by whom. Thus, the mortality data from ARAMIS and other dara-bases showing an increased mortality in rheumatoid patients taking prednisone is acceptable if it's reserved for the more severe patient. The published evidence suggests to me that use is more physician determined than pa...

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