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What are NSAIDs?
Stephen Paget, MD
Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY

Date Added: 05/16/13

NSAIDS are nonsteroidal antiinflammatory medications are very strong antiinflammatories. They're nonsteroidal which means that they're not steroids. They're not cortisone or prednisone. They're good because they can control pain and inflammation. In rheumatoid arthritis, the problem is they're n...
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Dr. Stephen Paget, MD, was the Physician-in-Chief and Chairman of the Division of Rheumatology at Hospital For Special Surgery and the Joseph P. Routh Professor of Medicine and Rheumatic Disease at the Weill Medical College of Cornell University and the New York Presbyterian Hospital for fifteen years and is now the Physician-in-Chief Emeritus.
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