TITLE

Company cites cosmetic differences in corticosteroids

AUTHOR(S)
Nemec, John
PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
Dermatology Times;Jan1999, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the need for dermatologists to look into cosmetic considerations when selecting topical corticosteroids for inflammatory skin disease patients according to Rukmini Rajagopalan, associated director of biostatics and health economics at Glaxo Wellcome Inc. Results of physician preference testing; Side effects.
ACCESSION #
1484325

 

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