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Steroids not effective for chest infections in non-asthmatic adults

07:00 EDT 22 Aug 2017 | Medical Xpress

Oral steroids should not be used for treating acute lower respiratory tract infection (or 'chest infections') in adults who don't have asthma or other chronic lung disease, as they do not reduce the duration or severity of symptoms, according to a new study published in the journal JAMA.

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