Abstract| Volume 48, ISSUE 4, P524, April 2015

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Prehospital Use of Magnesium Sulfate as Neuroprotection in Acute Stroke

Saver JL, Starkman S, Eckstein M, et al. N Engl J Med 2015;372:528−36.
      Before this study, magnesium sulfate was demonstrated to be vasodilatory and neuroprotective in animal models when administered within 2 h of ischemic stroke. The efficacy and safety of magnesium sulfate in humans with acute ischemic stroke had not been demonstrated previously.
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