The Impact of Intravenous Lidocaine on ICP in Neurological Illness: A Systematic Review

  title={The Impact of Intravenous Lidocaine on ICP in Neurological Illness: A Systematic Review},
  author={Frederick A. Zeiler and Nick Sader and Colin J Kazina},
  booktitle={Critical care research and practice},
Background. The goal of our study was to perform a systematic review of the literature to determine the effect that intravenous (IV) lidocaine had on ICP in patients with neurological illness. Methods. All articles are from MEDLINE, BIOSIS, EMBASE, Global Health, Scopus, Cochrane Library, the International Clinical Trials Registry Platform (inception to March 2015). The strength of evidence was adjudicated using both the Oxford and GRADE methodology. Results. Ten original articles were… CONTINUE READING

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