Clinical Benefits of Inhaled Ciclesonide for Hospitalized Patients With COVID-19 Infection

A Retrospective Study

Kuan-Chih Kuo; Chao-Hsien Chen; Chieh-Jen Wang; Jou-Chun Wu; Hsin-Pei Chung; Yen-Ting Chen; Yen-Hsiang Tang; Wen-Kuei Chang; Chang-Yi Lin; Chien-Liang Wu


BMC Pulm Med. 2022;22(368) 

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The use of inhaled ciclesonide in hospitalized patients with COVID-19 infection reduced in-hospital mortality and the likelihood of receiving invasive mechanical ventilation in those with severe COVID-19 infection. Further well-designed randomized control trials are indicated to validate our findings.