Antiinflammatory Action of Glucocorticoids--New Mechanisms for Old Drugs

N Engl J Med. 2005 Oct 20;353(16):1711-23. doi: 10.1056/NEJMra050541.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents / adverse effects
  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents / therapeutic use*
  • Glucocorticoids / adverse effects
  • Glucocorticoids / physiology*
  • Glucocorticoids / therapeutic use*
  • Humans
  • Inflammation / drug therapy*
  • Inflammation / physiopathology
  • Receptors, Glucocorticoid / chemistry
  • Receptors, Glucocorticoid / genetics
  • Receptors, Glucocorticoid / physiology

Substances

  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents
  • Glucocorticoids
  • Receptors, Glucocorticoid