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Ketamine does not increase intracranial pressure compared with opioids: meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.

Authors
  • Wang, Xin
  • Ding, Xibing
  • Tong, Yao
  • Zong, Jiaying
  • Zhao, Xiang
  • Ren, Hao
  • Li, Quan
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of anesthesia
Publication Date
Dec 01, 2014
Volume
28
Issue
6
Pages
821–827
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1007/s00540-014-1845-3
PMID: 24859931
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The results of this study suggest that ketamine does not increase ICP compared with opioids. Ketamine provides good maintenance of hemodynamic status. Clinical application of ketamine should not be discouraged on the basis of ICP-related concerns.

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