Intravenous Magnesium Sulfate in Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Haemorrhage (IMASH)


Phase 3 Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- ASAH (as indicated by CT scan or lumbar puncture and an intracranial aneurysm confirmed by computer tomographic or conventional angiography)
- Within 48 hrs of ictus (hemorrhage event)

Exclusion Criteria

- Pregnancy
- Major renal, hepatic or pulmonary disease
- Major cardiac disease or recent myocardial infarct (< 6 months)
- Age less than 18 years
- Moribund condition on admission (defined as a patient that is in such a poor clinical condition that further active neurosurgical management would not be anticipated)