Bispectral Index Monitoring in Patients Post-Cardiac Arrest


( Last Updated : April 26, 2021)
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RB1566-000

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  1. What is the clinical utility of bispectral index monitoring for the detection of epileptic activity or subclinical seizures in adult patients post-cardiac arrest?

  2. What is the diagnostic accuracy of bispectral index monitoring for the detection of epileptic activity or subclinical seizures in adult patients post-cardiac arrest?

  3. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the use of bispectral index monitoring for the detection of epileptic activity or subclinical seizures in adult patients with a hypoxic brain injury?


Key Message

No evidence was found regarding the clinical utility or diagnostic accuracy of bispectral index monitoring for the detection of epileptic activity or subclinical seizures in adult patients post-cardiac arrest.