Published in Healthcare Finance, Tax and Law Weekly, June 1st, 2005
According to published research from Canada, "Inflammation plays a major role in the development and complications of atherosclerosis. [In our study], the dose-related impact of inhaled corticosteroids (ICS), used for their anti-inflammatory properties, on the risk of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) is studied in a cohort of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients."
L. Huiart and colleagues of McGill University explained, "Saskatchewan (Canada) health services databases were used to form a population-based cohort of...
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