Evid Based Nurs 8:51 doi:10.1136/ebn.8.2.51
  • Treatment

Methylprednisolone was associated with an increase in death after head injury

Methylprednisolone (MP) v placebo for head injury at 2 weeks*

Outcome MP Placebo RRI (95% CI) NNH (CI)
*Abbreviations defined in glossary; RRI, NNH, and CI calculated from data in article.
All cause mortality 21% 18% 18% (9 to 27) 32 (22 to 63)

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