Cervical Sympathetic Block in Patients With Cerebral Vasospasm

Trial ID or NCT#



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The purposes of this study are twofold: 1) to assess the effect of a cervical sympathetic block on cerebral blood flow in patients suffering from cerebral vasospasm, after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage; 2) to evaluate the effect of the sympathetic block on the recovery of the neurological function.

Official Title

Cervical Sympathetic Block to Increase Cerebral Blood Flow in Patients With Cerebral Vasospasm Following Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

Eligibility Criteria

Ages Eligible for Study: Older than 18 Years
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers: No
Inclusion Criteria:
  1. - ages 18 and over - patients hospitalized in the ICU and developing cerebral vasospasm after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
Exclusion Criteria:
  1. - known advanced stage kidney disease


Anna Maria Bombardieri
Clinical Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine Masters Student in Epidemiology and Clinical Research, admitted Autumn 2022

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Anna Maria Bombardieri, MD, PhD
(314) 326-9107