Publication details

Úskalí celkové a lokální terapie kortikosteroidy

Title in English Pittfals of systemic and topic steroid treatment
Authors

MATĚJOVSKÁ KUBEŠOVÁ Hana VÝŠKA Ondřej NAKLÁDAL Jiří MATĚJOVSKÝ Jan

Type Article in Periodical
Magazine / Source Medicína pro praxi
MU Faculty or unit

Faculty of Medicine

Citation
Keywords corticosteroids; unwanted side effects; systemic treatment; topic administration
Description corticosteroids were adminstered in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and dermatologic difficulties first time. Spectrum of diseases treated with steroids is increasing all time. Emergent administration has no contraindications and is life saving frequently. Long term administration brings risks coming from steroids characteristics as a stress hormone. Increase of blood pressure, increase of glycaemia, fluid retention, energy mobilization are effect necessary to manage stress situation.
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