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What are steroids and how are they used to treat Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)?
Michael Schiff, MD
University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO

Date Added: 05/01/13

Steroids usually in the form of prednisone in the United States is a commonly used anti-inflammatory medication in rheumatoid arthritis. The physicians at the Mayo Clinic who discovered steroids were given a Nobel Prize for this discovery. It's one of the most potent and the best anti-inflammatory m...
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Michael H. Schiff, MD, is the Medical Director of the Denver Arthritis Clinic Research Unit and Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, Rheumatology Division.
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