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 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 therapy research.
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) Using Multicriteria Decision Analysis