Prevention and management of glucocorticoid-induced side effects: A comprehensive review: Ocular, cardiovascular, muscular, and psychiatric side effects and issues unique to pediatric patients

Avrom Caplan, Nicole Fett, Misha Rosenbach, Victoria P. Werth, Robert G. Micheletti

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The final article in this 4-part continuing medical education series reviews the ocular, cardiovascular, muscular, and psychiatric side effects of glucocorticoids and discusses side effects unique to pediatric patients.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)201-207
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of the American Academy of Dermatology
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Feb 1 2017



  • cataracts
  • glaucoma
  • glucocorticoids
  • growth suppression
  • side effects
  • steroid myopathy
  • steroid psychosis
  • steroids

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology

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