Calc Function

    • Calcs that help predict probability of a diseaseDiagnosis
    • Subcategory of 'Diagnosis' designed to be very sensitiveRule Out
    • Disease is diagnosed: prognosticate to guide treatmentPrognosis
    • Numerical inputs and outputsFormula
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    Converts steroid dosages using dosing equivalencies.
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    BEFORE USE

    These dose relationships only apply to oral or IV administration. Glucocorticoid potencies may differ greatly following intramuscular or intra-articular administration.

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    Advice

    Remember to consider not just potency but also duration of effect. Dexamethasone typically requires much less frequent dosing due to its very long half-life and duration of action.

    Content Contributors
    • Bryan D. Hayes, PharmD