Dermatologist: Keep these three topical steroids 'in your back pocket'
10 days ago - By Healio
Common “pitfalls” among rheumatologists when prescribing topical steroids include doses that are too weak or low in volume, and a failure to advise patients on side effects, said a speaker at the 2020 Congress of Clinical Rheumatology-East.
“Some of the common pitfalls that I see, and that a lot of dermatologists see when non-dermatologists prescribe steroids include, first, that it's often that the steroids are too weak,” said Ashley B. Crew, MD, an associate professor of dermatology and co-director of the Rheumatology-Dermatology Clinic at the University of
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