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BRCTBrain Resuscitation Clinical Trial. A series of trials which tried various therapeutic manoeuvres to resuscitate the brains of post-CPR comatose patients.
Thiopental; deemed completely ineffective.
Calcium-channel blocker—lidoflazine; also ineffective.
Epinephrine and sodium bicarbonate (SB)—epinephrine was ineffective; SB possibly effective.