Intervention Review

Corticosteroids as standalone or add-on treatment for sore throat

  1. Gail Hayward1,
  2. Matthew J Thompson2,*,
  3. Rafael Perera1,
  4. Paul P Glasziou3,
  5. Chris B Del Mar3,
  6. Carl J Heneghan1

Editorial Group: Cochrane Acute Respiratory Infections Group

Published Online: 17 OCT 2012

Assessed as up-to-date: 5 JUN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008268.pub2

How to Cite

Hayward G, Thompson MJ, Perera R, Glasziou PP, Del Mar CB, Heneghan CJ. Corticosteroids as standalone or add-on treatment for sore throat. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 10. Art. No.: CD008268. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008268.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Oxford, Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK

  2. 2

    University of Washington, Department of Family Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA

  3. 3

    Bond University, Centre for Research in Evidence-Based Practice (CREBP), Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

*Matthew J Thompson, Department of Family Medicine, University of Washington, Box 354696, Seattle, WA, 98195-4696, USA.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions), comment added to review
  2. Published Online: 17 OCT 2012


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