Vasospasm following subarachnoid haemorrhage: papaverine infusion, nimodipine infusion or balloon angioplasty?

French S
Record ID 32003000659
Authors' objectives:

This aim of this critical appraisal was to assess whether papaverine infusion, balloon angioplasty, or nimodipine infusion is more effective for patients who suffer from cerebral vasospasm following subarachnoid haemorrhage.

Authors' methods: Critical appraisal
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 2003
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: Australia
MeSH Terms
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Vasospasm, Intracranial
Organisation Name: Centre for Clinical Effectiveness
Contact Address: Monash Institute of Health Services Research, Block E, Monash Medical Centre, Locked Bag 29, Clayton, Victoria 3168, Australia. Tel: +61 3 9594 7505; Fax: +61 3 9594 7552.
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Copyright: Centre for Clinical Effectiveness (CCE)
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