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: New
  2. Published Online: 17 OCT 2012


  1. Current Version

    Corticosteroids as standalone or add-on treatment for sore throat

    Gail Hayward, Matthew J Thompson, Rafael Perera, Paul P Glasziou, Chris B Del Mar and Carl J Heneghan

    Article first published online: 17 OCT 2012 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008268.pub2

Previous versions of this article and their online publication dates

  1. Version 1

    Corticosteroids for sore throat

    Matthew J Thompson, Gail Hayward, Carl J Heneghan, Rafael Perera, Paul P Glasziou and Chris B Del Mar

    Article first published online: 20 JAN 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008268