Clinical Rheumatology

, Volume 28, Issue 4, pp 491–492 | Cite as

Glucose blood levels after intra-articular steroid injection in diabetic and non-diabetic patients

  • Francesca Uboldi
  • Nicoletta Carlo-Stella
  • Laura Belloli
  • Marco Massarotti
  • Bianca Marasini
Letter to the Editor

References

  1. 1.
    Habib G, Safia A (2009) The effect of intra-articular injection of betamethasone acetate/betamethasone sodium phosphate on blood glucose levels in controlled diabetic patients with symptomatic osteoarthritis of the knee. Clin Rheumatol 28(1):85–87 doi:10.1007/s10067-008-1023-9 PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    Habib GS, Abu-Ahmad R (2007) Lack of effect of corticosteroid injection at the shoulder joint on blood glucose levels in diabetic patients. Clin Rheumatol 26:566–568PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Clinical Rheumatology 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  • Francesca Uboldi
    • 1
  • Nicoletta Carlo-Stella
    • 1
  • Laura Belloli
    • 1
  • Marco Massarotti
    • 1
  • Bianca Marasini
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of RheumatologyIRCSS Humanitas Clinical InstituteMilanItaly
  2. 2.University of MilanMilanItaly

Personalised recommendations