Title

Adjuvant corticosteroid therapy for acute bacterial meningitis

Document Type

Article

Publisher

Wolters Kluwer

School

School of Nursing & Midwifery

Comments

Originally published as : Smyth, Aisling. "Adjuvant Corticosteroid Therapy for Acute Bacterial Meningitis." AJN The American Journal of Nursing 116.10 (2016): 63. Original article found here

Abstract

This intervention review examines the effect of adjuvant corticosteroid therapy versus placebo on mortality, hearing loss, and neurologic sequelae in people with acute bacterial meningitis.

DOI

10.1097/01.NAJ.0000503309.83251.e4