Hydrocortisone for Infection
To the Editor.
—The limitations in the Special Contribution, "The Effectiveness of Hydrocortisone in the Management of Severe Infections" (JAMA183:462 [Feb 9] 1963) are clearly apparent to the members of the cooperative study group, as is made evident by their remarks.
The purpose of this letter is to draw specific attention to the fact that the analysis of detailed data and the section headed "Conclusions" deal only with adults. It is stated that a series of...