The Glucocorticoid Toxicity Index (GTI) was developed through an expert consensus approach using multi-criteria decision analysis. The 20 experts who participated in the development of the GTI 1.0 are international authorities in their respective subspecialties, representing rheumatology, pulmonary medicine, nephrology, neurology, psychiatry, dermatology, maternal-fetal medicine, and infectious disease.
Enter a new era of steroid-sparing research, 70 years after steroids were first introduced
First clinical use of glucocorticoids
23 days later…
First report of toxicity described
The first and only glucocorticoid toxicity index (GTI) is introduced - weighted and standardized
The GTI was created by experts in several sub-specialities and is based on data-driven, peer-reviewed research.
Development of a Glucocorticoid Toxicity Index (GTI 1.0) Using Multicriteria Decision Analysis