Hypertonic saline reduces cumulative and daily intracranial pressure burdens after severe traumatic brain injury Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Brain Injuries
  • Intracranial Pressure
  • Saline Solution, Hypertonic

abstract

  • HTS given as bolus therapy was more effective than mannitol in lowering the cumulative and daily ICP burdens after severe TBI. Patients in the HTS group had significantly lower number of ICU days. The 2-week mortality rates were not statistically different between the 2 groups.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.3171/2014.10.JNS132545

PubMed ID

  • 25380107

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 202

end page

  • 10

volume

  • 122

number

  • 1