Table 4—

Characteristics of treatment in the studies reviewed

First author [Ref.]Standard or individualised treatmentSurgery reportedAdverse events reported
Gandhi 9StandardNoNo
Migliori 10IndividualisedNoNo
Migliori 11IndividualisedNoNo
Kim 12IndividualisedYesYes
Mitnick 16IndividualisedYesNo
Chan 17YesNo
Keshavjee 19IndividualisedYesYes
Eker 18IndividualisedYesYes
Kwon 20IndividualisedYesNo
Lai 21NoNo
Banerjee 22IndividualisedNoNo
Bonilla 23Standard or individualised or empiricalNoNo
Kim 24IndividualisedNoNo