An application of propensity score methods to estimate treatment effect of corticosteroids in patients with severe cutaneous adverse reactions

Peggy Sekula & Martin Schumacher
Introduction: Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS) and toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) are severe cutaneous adverse reactions marked by high mortality. Since randomized clinical trials are hardly feasible due to their rarity, experiences with different treatments are reported from single cases or small case[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]