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Table 1 Structured question

From: Red blood cell transfusion in animal models of acute brain injuries: a systematic review protocol

Population Animal models of:
- Traumatic brain injury
- Ischemic stroke
- Hemorrhagic stroke
(ICH, SAH)
Intervention Red blood cell transfusion
Comparator An alternative red blood cell transfusion strategy (hemoglobin threshold/target) or
No transfusion or
Any other intervention
Primary outcomes Neurobehavioral
Secondary outcomes All-cause mortality
Infarct size
Intracranial pressure
Cerebral perfusion pressure (CPP)
Cerebral blood flow (CBF)
Brain tissue oxygen tension (PbtO2)
Study design Comparative preclinical studies
  1. ICH intracerebral hemorrhage, SAH subarachnoid hemorrhage