Short Tilte:Effects of methylphenidate on heart rate and blood pressure among inpatients with acquired brain injury
Journal:American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Year, Volume, Issue, Page(s):03, 82, 7, 493-497
Study reviewed the systolic and diastolic blood pressure and heart rate among hospitalized patients with acquired brain injury who were treated with methlyphenidate, a psychostimulant. Comparison of vital signs before and after the introduction of the drug revealed no significant medication effect.