Effects of methylphenidate on heart rate and blood pressure among inpatients with acquired brain injury

Short Title:
Effects of methylphenidate on heart rate and blood pressure among inpatients with acquired brain injury
Model System:
TBI
Reference Type:
Journal Article
Accession No.:
J45972.
Journal:
American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Year, Volume, Issue, Page(s):
2003, vol. 82, issue 7, pp 493-497
Publication Website:
Abstract:
Study reviewed the systolic and diastolic blood pressure and heart rate among hospitalized patients with acquired brain injury who were treated with methlyphenidate, a psychostimulant. Comparison of vital signs before and after the introduction of the drug revealed no significant medication effect.
Author(s):
Burke, David T.; Glenn, Mel B.; Vesali, Fariba; Schneider, Jeffrey C.; Burke, Joel; Ahangar, Brian; Goldstein, Richard
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