Systemic corticosteroids for the management of cancer related breathlessness (dyspnoea) in adults

Source:
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Publisher:
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Publication date:
20 February 2019

Abstract

Review (2 RCTs, n=114) reports there are few studies assessing effects of systemic corticosteroids on cancer-related dyspnoea in adults with cancer. Evidence found was of very low quality that neither supported nor refuted corticosteroid use in this population.