Use of Corticosteroids in Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pneumonia: A Systematic Review of the Literature

Review (4 studies, n= 542) reported conflicting data with either negative findings or no difference in clinical outcomes. One study (n=201) found that in severe forms of pneumonia, methylprednisolone reduced risk of death (HR, 0.38; 95% CI, 0.20-0.72).


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