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Accession Number PB2013-103113
Title Medicines for Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Review of the Research for Adults.
Publication Date Nov 2012
Media Count 16p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract This summary will tell you about two types of medicine to treat RA: DMARDs and corticosteroids. It will explain what research has found about how well DMARDs work when taken alone or with corticosteroids to treat RA. It will also tell you what research says about the side effects of these medicines. You can use this summary to talk with your doctor about whether one of these medicines may be right for you.
Keywords Adults
Bone joints
Corticosteroid
Deformities
Medicine
Pain
Physicians
Rheumatoid arthritis
Stiffness
Swelling
Product Source: AHRQ

 
Source Agency National Center for Health Services Research
NTIS Subject Category 57E - Clinical Medicine
57Q - Pharmacology & Pharmacological Chemistry
44K - Health Services
Corporate Author Baylor Coll. of Medicine, Houston, TX.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1308
Contract Number N/A

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