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Corticosteroids for acute bacterial meningitis

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Title
Corticosteroids for acute bacterial meningitis
Published by
John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, September 2010
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd004405.pub3
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Authors

Brouwer, Matthijs C, McIntyre, Peter, de Gans, Jan, Prasad, Kameshwar, van de Beek, Diederik

Abstract

In experimental studies, the outcome of bacterial meningitis has been related to the severity of inflammation in the subarachnoid space. Corticosteroids reduce this inflammatory response.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 2 2%
Brazil 1 1%
Unknown 78 96%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 17 21%
Student > Bachelor 14 17%
Researcher 12 15%
Other 11 14%
Student > Postgraduate 7 9%
Other 17 21%
Unknown 3 4%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 55 68%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 5 6%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 2 2%
Nursing and Health Professions 2 2%
Neuroscience 2 2%
Other 6 7%
Unknown 9 11%