Effects of single dose of dexamethasone on patients with systemic inflammatory response.

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CONTEXT AND OBJECTIVE Systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS) is a very common condition among critically ill patients. SIRS, sepsis, septic shock and multiple organ dysfunction syndrome (MODS) can lead to death. Our aim was to investigate the efficacy of a single dose of dexamethasone for blocking the progression of systemic inflammatory response… (More)

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