There is no evidence from trials to help guide decisions about using mannitol or urea as adjuncts for treating cerebral malaria.
This Evidence Update was adapted from Okoromah CAN, Afolabi BB. Mannitol and other osmotic diuretics as adjuncts for treating cerebral malaria. The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2004, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD004615. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004615.pub2.
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