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Table 2 Summary of previously published case series of Shoshin Beriberi

From: Shoshin Beriberi in Critically-Ill patients: case series

Author [ref] Year No. patients with Shoshin beriberi Thiamine supplementation Thiamine initial dose Outcome
Pereira et al. [19] 1984 2 Yes Not specified Recovery (2)
Naidoo [16] 1987 8 Yes Not specified Recovery (8)
Kitamura et al. [5] 1996 10 Yes (6) 10 mg (1)> Death (1)
100 mg (5) Recovery
(5) Death (4)
Shivalkar et al. [20] 1998 2 Yes 500 mg (2) Recovery (2)
Bello et al. [7] 2011 2 No Not specified Death (2)
Restier et al. [17] 2012 11 Yes, early (8) Not specified Recovery
(8) Death (3)
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