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ALLMedicine™ Cardiac Arrest Center

Research & Reviews  10,822 results

Racial/Ethnic and Gender Disparities of the Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic in Out-of-H...
Resuscitation Chavez S, Huebinger R et. al.

Aug 7th, 2022 - Prior research shows a greater disease burden, lower BCPR rates, and worse outcomes in Black and Hispanic patients after OHCA. Female OHCA patients have lower rates of BCPR compared to men and other survival outcomes vary. The influence of the COV...

Head and thorax elevation during cardiopulmonary resuscitation using circulatory adjunc...
Resuscitation Moore JC, Pepe PE et. al.

Aug 7th, 2022 - Survival after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) remains poor. A physiologically distinct cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) strategy consisting of 1) active compression-decompression CPR and/or automated CPR, 2) an impedance threshold device...

Patient-important outcomes following in-hospital cardiac arrest: Using frailty to move ...
Resuscitation Mercier E, Mowbray FI

Aug 7th, 2022 - Patient-important outcomes following in-hospital cardiac arrest: Using frailty to move beyond prediction of immediate survival.|2022|Mercier E,Mowbray FI,|

Pre-arrest Prediction of Survival Following In-hospital Cardiac Arrest: A Systematic Re...
Resuscitation Lauridsen KG, Djärv T et. al.

Aug 7th, 2022 - To evaluate the test accuracy of pre-arrest clinical decision tools for in-hospital cardiac arrest survival outcomes. We searched Medline, Embase, and Cochrane Library from inception through January 2022 for randomized and non-randomized studies. ...

Post-Cardiac Arrest PCI is Underutilized Among Cancer Patients: Machine Learning Augmen...
Resuscitation Wan Kim J, Monlezun D et. al.

Aug 7th, 2022 - Cancer patients are less likely to undergo percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) after cardiac arrest, although they demonstrate improved mortality benefit from the procedure. We produced the largest nationally representative analysis of mortal...

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Guidelines  27 results

ERC-ESICM guidelines on temperature control after cardiac arrest in adults.
Resuscitation Nolan JP, Sandroni C et. al.

Feb 9th, 2022 - The aim of these guidelines is to provide evidence‑based guidance for temperature control in adults who are comatose after resuscitation from either in-hospital or out-of-hospital cardiac arrest, regardless of the underlying cardiac rhythm. These ...

Sudden Death in the Young: Information for the Primary Care Provider.
Pediatrics Erickson CC, Salerno JC et. al.

Jun 23rd, 2021 - There are multiple conditions that can make children prone to having a sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) or sudden cardiac death (SCD). Efforts have been made by multiple organizations to screen children for cardiac conditions, but the emphasis has been...

European Resuscitation Council Guidelines 2021: Executive summary.
Resuscitation Perkins GD, Graesner JT et. al.

Mar 29th, 2021 - Informed by a series of systematic reviews, scoping reviews and evidence updates from the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation, the 2021 European Resuscitation Council Guidelines present the most up to date evidence-based guidelines fo...

Extracorporeal Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in Adults. Interim Guideline Consensus Sta...
ASAIO Journal (American Society for Artificial Internal O... Richardson ASC, Tonna JE et. al.

Feb 26th, 2021 - Veno-arterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) is increasingly being deployed for selected patients in cardiac arrest who do not attain a native circulation with conventional CPR (ECPR). This ELSO guideline is intended to be a practical ...

2020 APHRS/HRS expert consensus statement on the investigation of decedents with sudden...
Heart Rhythm; Stiles MK, Wilde AAM et. al.

Oct 23rd, 2020 - This international multidisciplinary document intends to provide clinicians with evidence-based practical patient-centered recommendations for evaluating patients and decedents with (aborted) sudden cardiac arrest and their families. The document ...

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Drugs  188 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1,017 results

A Novel Patient Decision Aid for Surrogate Decision Makers of Comatose Survivors of Cardiac Arrest

Aug 5th, 2022 - Survival and neurological recovery after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest are highly variable, driven in part by inconsistent hospital care following successful resuscitation. International guidelines for post-cardiac arrest care recommend delaying ...

Randomized Trial of Sedative Choice for Intubation

Aug 5th, 2022 - Each year more than 1.5 million critically ill adults receive invasive mechanical ventilation in the United States, at a cost of nearly $30 billion dollars annually. Recent research has dramatically improved patient safety during the maintenance, ...

The Effect of Continued Mechanical Ventilation on the Occurrence of Myocardial Ischemia

Aug 4th, 2022 - Coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) surgery is one of the main treatment options for patients suffering from coronary artery disease, a condition characterized by a build-up of cholesterol in the coronary arteries of the heart that affects 126 ...

Mean Arterial Pressure After Out-of-hospital Cardiac Arrest

Aug 4th, 2022 - Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest is a public health problem for which overall survival is below 10%. Post-cardiac arrest syndrome is the principal cause of death in intensive care units (ICU), due to refractory shock or brain injuries secondary to a...

Cardiac Output Changes With Uterine Displacement

Aug 3rd, 2022 - Aortocaval compression is a well-recognized physiologic concern in pregnancy. The gravid uterus can compress the inferior vena cava, impeding venous return and thereby reducing stroke volume and cardiac output. The 2014 Society for Obstetric Anest...

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News  1,441 results

Post-Arrest Angiography for Patients Without STE?

Aug 4th, 2022 - For more than a decade, there's been uncertainty regarding whether post–cardiac arrest patients should be sent for immediate coronary angiography or not. The 2013 American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association joint update of th...

Organ Decay Halted, Cell Function Restored in Pigs After Death: Study

Aug 4th, 2022 - (Reuters) - Researchers have found that decay of tissues after death can be halted and cell functions restored based on early experiments in pigs that may eventually help increase the number of transplantable human organs. Sixty minutes after stop...

Overly Tight Sodium Restriction May Worsen HFpEF Outcomes

Jul 18th, 2022 - Cutting out almost all salt when preparing meals was associated with a worse prognosis in patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF), according to the results of a new study. Results from a post-hoc analysis of the TOPCAT...

Hydroxychloroquine Risk Found in Some Older Patients With RA

Jun 28th, 2022 - Hydroxychloroquine should be initiated with caution in older patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) who also have heart failure or are at risk for it, say the authors of a study suggesting that the drug could increase their risk for major adverse...

Benign Pneumatosis Intestinalis: A Case Report and Review of the Literature
John Sharp, MD, Kelley Chuang, MD

Jun 15th, 2022 - Pneumatosis intestinalis (PI) is the finding of gas within the walls of the intestine on imaging. It is most commonly detected via radiograph or computed tomography (CT).

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Patient Education  21 results see all →