[Current aspects of drug therapy of juvenile chronic arthritis]

Kinderarztl Prax. 1990 Jan;58(1):3-13.
[Article in German]


From the sight of avoiding crippling and dying owing to juvenile chronic arthritis the importance of pharmacologic therapy is discussed. New opinions on the application of medicines already used are elaborated, new medicaments (piroxicam, sulfasalazin) are represented.

Publication types

  • English Abstract
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Adrenal Cortex Hormones / therapeutic use
  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents / therapeutic use
  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal / therapeutic use
  • Antineoplastic Agents / therapeutic use
  • Arthritis, Juvenile / drug therapy*
  • Child
  • Humans
  • Immunosuppressive Agents / therapeutic use


  • Adrenal Cortex Hormones
  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents
  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Immunosuppressive Agents