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Recommendations for Corticosteroids in Patients with Intracerebral Hemorrhage 1.We recommend against the use of corticosteroids to improve neurological outcome in patients with intracerebral hemorrhage due to the potential for increased mortality and infectious complications (ong recommenda,moderat-uality evi-denc).
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