Gold Therapy

Known as: aurotherapy, chrysotherapy 
A procedure that uses gold salts (a salt form of the metal element gold) to treat diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis. The gold salts stop cells… (More)
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2004
Review
2004
This is a historical study of the popularization of a medical therapy contrary to pertinent experimental findings. Presumably… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Published data on the effects of low-dose ( 10 mg/d of prednisone) glucocorticoid agents on bone in patients with rheumatoid… (More)
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1977
1977
Gold sodium thiomalate (GST) inhibited in vitro antigen- and mitogen-triggered human lymphocyte DNA synthesis. Inhibition of… (More)
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1977
1977
Three patients with rheumatoid arthritis developed jaundice after initiation of chrysotherapy. Gold sodium thiomalate had been… (More)
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1976
1976
Gold distribution was studied in the tissues of 7 rheumatoid patients who had died from 0 to 23 years after stopping… (More)
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1976
1976
Two patients had diffuse, reversible pulmonary injury possibly owing to gold sodium thiomalate treatment: a 32-year-old woman… (More)
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1974
1974
Azathioprine, cyclophosphamide, and gold have been compared under double-blind conditions in the treatment of relatively early… (More)
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