Blood Pressure Management after Acute Spinal Cord Injury.

Academic Article

Abstract

  • STANDARDS: There is insufficient evidence to support treatment standards. GUIDELINES: There is insufficient evidence to support treatment guidelines. OPTIONS: Hypotension (systolic blood pressure <90 mm Hg) should be avoided if possible or corrected as soon as possible after acute spinal cord injury.Maintenance of mean arterial blood pressure at 85 to 90 mm Hg for the first 7 days after acute spinal cord injury to improve spinal cord perfusion is recommended.
  • Published In

  • Neurosurgery  Journal
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    Author List

  • Hadley MN; Walters BC; Grabb PA; Oyesiku NM; Przybylski GJ; Resnick DK; Ryken TC
  • Start Page

  • S58
  • End Page

  • S62
  • Volume

  • 50
  • Issue

  • suppl_3