APPLICATION: Corticosteroid treatment may help prevent ARDS development in COVID-19 patients

Authors: Alexandra Freeman
Date added: 13th April 2020, 19:00:44

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Although corticosteroid treatment is not routinely recommended to be used for SARS-CoV-2 pneumonia,1 according to our pathological findings of pulmonary oedema and hyaline membrane formation, timely and appropriate use of corticosteroids together with ventilator support should be considered for the severe patients to prevent ARDS development.

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