Severe CAP – Consider Steroids

Steroids for Hospitalized Patients with Community Acquired Pneumonia

By Zach Adams, OSU EM Resident // Edited by Michael Barrie, OSU EM Assistant Professor

Do steroids help improve mortality in Pneumonia? An article in the Annals of Internal Medicine attempted to set the record straight in the meta-analysis Corticosteroid Therapy for Patients Hospitalized With Community-Acquired Pneumonia: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

What did they find?

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