An international consensus statement on tapering oral corticosteroids (OCS) in asthma may be an important step in reducing excessive exposure in the absence of clear guidance, experts say. After a study process involving 131 experts from around the world, it was agreed that OCS tapering should be attempted in all patients with asthma receiving maintenance ...
Consensus on tapering to curb excessive use of oral corticosteroids
By Emma Wilkinson
11 Nov 2020