Corticosteroids for the Treatment of Infantile Spams: A Systematic Review
Journal of Child Neurology, 08/21/2012
Arya R et al. – Including reanalyzed data from 3 other studies, the corticosteroid efficacy was found to be 42%. On the basis of the available evidence, the efficacy of high–dose corticosteroids is similar to low–dose ACTH and inferior to high–dose ACTH, the current standard treatment.