Hypertonic saline reduces cumulative and daily intracranial pressure burdens after severe traumatic brain injury
Saline Solution, Hypertonic
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.