Hypertonic Saline vs Mannitol

Hypertonic Saline vs Mannitol – The Answer?

The perennial debate of which osmotic agent to use to reduce elevated ICP still rages on.

Who better than Dr Deranged Physiology himself, Aleks Yartsev, to take us through the pros and cons of each and work out a practical strategy.

This podcast was recorded at the Brain Symposium which took place in March 2023.



This blog originally appeared on neuroresus.com and has been republished here with permission.

Oliver Flower, staff specialist in Intensive Care Medicine at Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney | NeuroResus |

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