Neuroprotection · Steroids · TBI General

Cochrane Review – Steroids and TBI

The most updated review by the Cochrane Collaboration on steroid use and traumatic brain injury. The vast majority of patients stem from the CRASH trial.

“In the absence of a meta-analysis, we feel most weight should be placed on the result of the largest trial. The increase in mortality with steroids in this trial suggest that steroids should no longer be routinely used in people with traumatic head injury”

Read the summary here.

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