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Table 2 Information of steroids use

From: Patients with neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder (NMOSD) are associated with adverse outcome after total hip arthroplasty: a matched case–control study

  Time of steroids use Type of steroids used Maximal dosage Dosage prior to surgery
NMOSD group 1 to 20 years Prednisone, prednisolone, Methylprednisolone 40–80 mg/day 2–10 mg/day
Control group 1.5 to 17 years Prednisone, prednisolone, methylprednisolone 50–60 mg/day 5–10 mg/day