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ALLMedicine™ Ventricular Fibrillation Center

Research & Reviews  2,458 results

Predefibrillation end-tidal CO2 and defibrillation success in out-of-hospital cardiac a...
https://doi.org/10.1136/emermed-2021-211951
Emergency Medicine Journal : EMJ; Kwong JL, Drennan IR et. al.

Sep 29th, 2022 - Predefibrillation end-tidal CO2 (ETCO2) may predict defibrillation success and could guide defibrillation timing in ventricular fibrillation (VF) cardiac arrest. This relationship has only been studied using advanced airways. Our aim was to evalua...

Potassium Chloride in Out-of-hospital Cardiac Arrest Due to Refractory Ventricular Fibrillation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04316611

Sep 27th, 2022 - Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) has a poor prognosis, with an overall survival rate of about 5% at discharge. Shockable rhythm cardiac arrests (ventricular fibrillation (VF) and pulseless ventricular tachycardia) have a better prognosis. In ...

SI + CC Versus 3:1 C:V Ratio During Neonatal CPR
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02858583

Sep 26th, 2022 - Background The majority of newborn infants successfully make the transition from fetal to neonatal life without any help. However, an estimated 10% of newborns need help to establish effective ventilation, which remains the most critical step of n...

Subcutaneous Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators for the Prevention of Sudden Cardi...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9517274
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Wieniawski P, Buczyński M et. al.

Sep 24th, 2022 - The subcutaneous implantable cardioverter defibrillator (S-ICD) was developed as an alternative to the transvenous ICD, to prevent lead-related complications associated with the latter. The absence of intravascular or intracardiac components offer...

Bipolar Electroporation Across the Interventricular Septum: Electrophysiological, Imagi...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacep.2022.06.002
JACC. Clinical Electrophysiology; van Zyl M, Ladas TP et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2022 - Pulsed electric field (PEF) ablation is an emerging modality for the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias. Data regarding effects on the interventricular septum are limited, and the optimal delivery protocol and electrode configuration remain undefine...

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Guidelines  5 results

2020 Canadian Cardiovascular Society/Canadian Heart Rhythm Society Position Statement o...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2020.04.004
The Canadian Journal of Cardiology; Deyell MW, AbdelWahab A et. al.

Jun 17th, 2020 - This Canadian Cardiovascular Society position statement is focused on the management of sustained ventricular tachycardia (VT) and ventricular fibrillation (VF) that occurs in patients with structural heart disease (SHD), including previous myocar...

2018 American Heart Association Focused Update on Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7324904
Circulation Panchal AR, Berg KM et. al.

Dec 21st, 2018 - Antiarrhythmic medications are commonly administered during and immediately after a ventricular fibrillation/pulseless ventricular tachycardia cardiac arrest. However, it is unclear whether these medications improve patient outcomes. This 2018 Ame...

European Resuscitation Council Guidelines for Resuscitation: 2018 Update - Antiarrhythm...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.resuscitation.2018.11.018
Resuscitation Soar J, Perkins GD et. al.

Nov 30th, 2018 - This European Resuscitation Council (ERC) Guidelines for Resuscitation 2018 update is focused on the role of antiarrhythmic drugs during advanced life support for cardiac arrest with shock refractory ventricular fibrillation/pulseless ventricular ...

Practice guideline summary: Reducing brain injury following cardiopulmonary resuscitati...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5447399
Neurology Geocadin RG, Wijdicks E et. al.

May 12th, 2017 - To assess the evidence and make evidence-based recommendations for acute interventions to reduce brain injury in adult patients who are comatose after successful cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Published literature from 1966 to August 29, 2016, was...

Guideline for resuscitation in cardiac arrest after cardiac surgery.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejcts.2009.01.033
European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery : Official Jo... Dunning J, Fabbri A et. al.

Mar 20th, 2009 - The Clinical Guidelines Committee of the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery provides this professional view on resuscitation in cardiac arrest after cardiac surgery. This document was created using a multimodal methodology for eviden...

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Drugs  123 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  179 results

Potassium Chloride in Out-of-hospital Cardiac Arrest Due to Refractory Ventricular Fibrillation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04316611

Sep 27th, 2022 - Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) has a poor prognosis, with an overall survival rate of about 5% at discharge. Shockable rhythm cardiac arrests (ventricular fibrillation (VF) and pulseless ventricular tachycardia) have a better prognosis. In ...

SI + CC Versus 3:1 C:V Ratio During Neonatal CPR
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02858583

Sep 26th, 2022 - Background The majority of newborn infants successfully make the transition from fetal to neonatal life without any help. However, an estimated 10% of newborns need help to establish effective ventilation, which remains the most critical step of n...

DOuble SEquential External Defibrillation for Refractory VF
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04080986

Sep 22nd, 2022 - Double sequential external defibrillation (DSED) and vector change defibrillation have been proposed as viable options for patients in refractory ventricular fibrillation (VF) during out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. However, currently there is insu...

The Validation and Development of Termination-of-Resuscitation (TOR) Rules in OHCA Patients in Asia Countries
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05545176

Sep 22nd, 2022 - Objectives/Hypotheses Prehospital termination-of-resuscitation (TOR) rules were developed in North American and European sites. Whether they remained valid in different geographic, ethnic, and cultural background areas is still under debate. Diffe...

Early Initiation of Extracorporeal Life Support in Refractory OHCA
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03101787

Aug 12th, 2022 - There are approximately 275,000 cases of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) per year in Europe, of which two-thirds have a primary cardiac origin. However, despite adequate conventional cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CCPR) and attempted defibri...

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News  272 results

Heed Cardiac Risk of Bruton Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors for CLL
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/977772

Jul 22nd, 2022 - A new, industry-funded consensus statement from an international team of hematologists, oncologists, and cardio-oncologists urges caution regarding the cardiac risks of Bruton tyrosine kinase inhibitors (BTKis) in treating chronic lymphocytic leuk...

Heed cardiac risk of BTKis for CLL
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/256413/cll/heed-cardiac-risk-btkis-cll
Randy Dotinga

Jul 21st, 2022 - A new, industry-funded consensus statement from an international team of hematologists, oncologists, and cardio-oncologists urges caution regarding the cardiac risks of Bruton tyrosine kinase inhibitors (BTKis) in treating chronic lymphocytic leuk.

Why I've Changed My Mind About Shared Decision-Making
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/975881

Jun 20th, 2022 - My views on shared decision-making have changed. In years past, I embraced, somewhat religiously, the idea that nearly all medical decisions ought to be shared. Who could argue against giving patients a major say in their care? The main reason for...

Meta-analysis Points to Safety of Acetylcholine Coronary Testing
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/975580

Jun 14th, 2022 - Provocation testing with intracoronary acetylcholine is safe, particularly among Western patients, suggests a large systematic review that underscores the importance of functional coronary angiography to diagnose epicardial or microvascular spasm....

Early Hospital Discharge Following PCI for Patients With STEMI
https://www.mdedge.com/jcomjournal/article/252962/cardiology/early-hospital-discharge-following-pci-patients-stemi
Thai Nguyen, MD, Albert Chan, MD et. al.

Mar 21st, 2022 - Study Overview Objective: To assess the safety and efficacy of early hospital discharge (EHD) for selected low-risk patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) after primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). Design: Si.

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Patient Education  6 results see all →