Emergency department control of blood pressure in intracerebral hemorrhage.

@article{Honner2011EmergencyDC,
  title={Emergency department control of blood pressure in intracerebral hemorrhage.},
  author={Samantha K Honner and Amandeep Singh and Paul T Cheung and Harrison J. Alter and Claudine G Dutaret and Atul K Patel and Ananth Acharya},
  journal={The Journal of emergency medicine},
  year={2011},
  volume={41 4},
  pages={355-61}
}
BACKGROUND Early treatment of elevated blood pressure (BP) in patients presenting with spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) may decrease hematoma enlargement and lead to better neurologic outcome. STUDY OBJECTIVE To determine whether early BP control in patients with spontaneous ICH is both feasible and tolerated when initiated in the Emergency… CONTINUE READING