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Steroids and Spinal Cord Injury – Excerpts From the Joint CNS/AANS Guideline

Published in 2013, the joint CNS/AANS Guidelines for the first time discourage the use of steroids for traumatic spinal cord injury. This comes after a thorough review of existing evidence and a critical re-examination of the NASCIS-studies previously interpreted as favouring steroid use. “In summary, there is no consistent or compelling medical evidence of any… Continue reading Steroids and Spinal Cord Injury – Excerpts From the Joint CNS/AANS Guideline