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Bell's Palsy - References

Citations

  1. Ropper AH, Samuels MA (2009). Diseases of the cranial nerves. In Adams and Victor's Principles of Neurology, 9th ed., pp. 1326–1340. New York: McGraw-Hill.

  2. Gronseth GS, Paduga R (2012). Evidence-based guideline update: Steroids and antivirals for Bell palsy. Neurology, 79(22): 2209–2213.

Other Works Consulted

  • Brannagan TH, Weimer LH (2010). Cranial and peripheral nerve lesions. In LP Rowland, TA Pedley, eds., Merritt’s Neurology, 12th ed., pp. 503–519. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.

  • de Almeida JR, et al. (2009). Combined corticosteroid and antiviral treatment for Bell palsy: A systematic review and meta-analysis. JAMA, 302(9): 985–993.

  • Lockhart P, et al. (2009). Antiviral treatment for Bell’s palsy (idiopathic facial paralysis). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (4).

  • Sullivan FM, et al. (2007). Early treatment with prednisolone or acyclovir in Bell's palsy. New England Journal of Medicine, 357(16): 1598–1607.

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