Ketamine-induced Changes in Blood Pressure and Heart Rate in Pre-hospital Intubated Patients

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Sheth, Milan Kirit; Brand, Asher; Halterman, Julia;

When a patient experiences trauma, pre-hospital rapid sequence intubation (RSI) is often the course of action. While RSI is associated with favorable neurological outcomes among traumatic brain injury patients, it also carries the risk of increased hypotension and brady... View more
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