Dose-response relationship of inhaled corticosteroids and cataracts: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

@article{Weatherall2009DoseresponseRO,
  title={Dose-response relationship of inhaled corticosteroids and cataracts: a systematic review and meta-analysis.},
  author={Mark Weatherall and J. Charleston Clay and Kadushin James and Kyle Gareth Perrin and Philippa Shirtcliffe and Richard Beasley},
  journal={Respirology},
  year={2009},
  volume={14 7},
  pages={
          983-90
        }
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE The risk of cataracts associated with the long-term use of inhaled corticosteroids (ICS) is poorly recognized, yet may be of major public health importance. The aim of this study was to determine the dose-response relationship of ICS use and risk of cataracts in adults. METHODS A systematic review and meta-analysis was performed of case-control studies of cataracts and ICS use, which included at least two doses of ICS and in which the number of cases and controls… CONTINUE READING
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Dose - response relationship of inhaled corticosteroids and cataracts : a systematic review and meta - analysis

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