• Phillies
  • According to team doctor Michael Ciccotti, who briefed reporters this morning, the Phillies' closer has had soreness on the exterior of his elbow, which prompted the club to give him a cortisone injection yesterday. (philly.com)
  • Kendall
  • In fact, most of today's information about cortisone is due primarily to the work of Swiss chemist Tadeus Reichstein (1897-) and Americans Edward Calvin Kendall (1886-1972), a biochemist, and Philip Showalter Hench (1896-1965), a medical researcher. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Cortisone was first identified by the American chemists Edward Calvin Kendall and Harold L. Mason while researching at the Mayo Clinic. (wikipedia.org)
  • Steroids
  • He worked at the National Institute for Medical Research (NIMR, Medical Research Council) in Hampstead and Mill Hill, where his work on steroids included contributions to the isolation and characterisation of vitamin D, and the synthesis of cortisone from naturally occurring steroids. (wikipedia.org)
  • oral
  • I am wondering if there could be a link to the sinus problem or the nasal ****** i was given for it, i had the ****** for a month or so and oral cortisone for only a week. (medhelp.org)
  • treatment
  • In 1929, Philip S. Hench and colleagues discovered that cortisone is effective in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. (wikipedia.org)
  • In April he went to Boston to undergo an experimental treatment with cortisone and corticotropin, based on the work of Philip S. Hench. (wikipedia.org)
  • Treat
  • Cortisone is also used by dermatologists to treat keloids, relieve the symptoms of eczema and atopic dermatitis, and stop the development of sarcoidosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • back
  • Hello I had a cortisone injection in my back and afterwards I felt nauseous, I vomited and my heart raced. (drugs.com)
  • BTW, cortisone helped me a lot but after a 30 day failure on NSAIDS but issues came back which is why I ask if there may be a tendonitis component. (runningahead.com)
  • Subject
  • citation needed] Addiction to cortisone was the subject of the 1956 motion picture, Bigger Than Life, produced by and starring James Mason. (wikipedia.org)
  • medical
  • In the UK in the early 1950s, John Cornforth and Kenneth Callow at the National Institute for Medical Research collaborated with Glaxo to produce cortisone from hecogenin from sisal plants. (wikipedia.org)