Treatment of acute stroke with intravenous glycerol. A double-blind placebo-controlled randomised trial


Grant Data
Project Title
Treatment of acute stroke with intravenous glycerol. A double-blind placebo-controlled randomised trial
Principal Investigator
Dr Yu, Yuk Ling   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Chang Paul Chee My   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Lauder Ian James   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Chan Fu Luk   (Co-Investigator)
Emeritus Professor Kumana Cyrus Rustam   (Co-Investigator)
Start Date
1988-02-01
Amount
99800
Conference Title
Presentation Title
HKU Project Code
SRC
Grant Type
Strategic Research Fund (UPGC)
Funding Year
1987/1988
Status
Completed
Objectives
To evaluate whether treatment in the acute phase of certain types of stroke with intravenous glycerol has a clinically significant favourable influence on mortability or morbidity over the ensuing 6 months.