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What does CS stand for?

CS stands for Corticosteroids

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11 /PRNewswire/ -- Patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) who use inhaled corticosteroids may have a significantly decreased mortality risk, according to a new study published in the September issue of CHEST, the peer-reviewed journal of the American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP).
Findings from the Corticosteroid Randomization After Significant Head Injury (CRASH) trial that intravenous corticosteroids increased mortality among patients with traumatic brain injury should put to rest once and for all questions about the role of steroids for this indication, Donald Marion, M.
The drugs are inhaled corticosteroids, which reduce symptoms by preventing or reversing inflammation of the airways, and beta-2-agonists, which widen the airways by relaxing the muscles surrounding them.