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Effects of intravenous magnesium in suspected acute myocardial infarction: overview of randomised trials.

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OBJECTIVE: To investigate the effect of intravenous magnesium on mortality in suspected acute myocardial infarction. DESIGN: Systematic overview of all available randomised trials in which patients were allocated to receive either intravenous magnesium or otherwise similar treatment without magnesium. SETTING: Coronary care units of several hospitals. PATIENTS: 1301 patients in seven randomised trials. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURE: Short term mortality. RESULTS: Considering the seven trials collectiv...

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10.1136/bmj.303.6816.1499

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Trial Service Unit, BHF Centre of Research Excellence
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Trial Service Unit
Journal:
BMJ (Clinical research ed.)
Volume:
303
Issue:
6816
Pages:
1499-1503
Publication date:
1991-12-05
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EISSN:
1756-1833
ISSN:
0959-8138
URN:
uuid:4dd12bec-aa81-4fbd-87f9-e21a1add400e
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43746
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pubs:43746

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