Meningitis Cochrane Pediatric Emergency Medicine Reviews

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Cochrane Systematic Review: Antibiotic prophylaxis for preventing meningitis in patients with basilar skull fractures


Ratilal BO, Costa J, Sampaio C, Pappamikail L

OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the effectiveness of prophylactic antibiotics for preventing meningitis in patients with BSF.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Corticosteroids for managing tuberculous meningitis


Prasad K, Singh MB. Corticosteroids for managing tuberculous meningitis. Coc...

OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the effects of corticosteroids as an adjunct to antituberculous treatment on death and severe disability in people with tuberculous meningitis.