- Magnesium as first line therapy in the management of tetanus: a prospective study of 40 patientsD Attygalle
National Hospital Sri Lanka, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Anaesthesia 57:811-7. 2002..Overall mortality was 12%; all five deaths were in patients > or = 60 years and no deaths were due to autonomic dysfunction. We recommend magnesium as possible first line therapy in the routine management of tetanus...