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ALLMedicine™ Cardiac Arrest Center

Research & Reviews  10,577 results

Whole Blood Selective Aortic Arch Perfusion for Exsanguination Cardiac Arrest: Assessin...
Shock (Augusta, Ga.); Madurska MJ, Abdou H et. al.

Jun 28th, 2022 - Selective aortic arch perfusion (SAAP) is an endovascular technique that consists of aortic occlusion with perfusion of the coronary and cerebral circulation. It been shown to facilitate return of spontaneous circulation (ROSC) after exanguination...

Staffing models in the cardiac intensive care unit.
Current Opinion in Critical Care; Quien M, Thomas A et. al.

Jun 28th, 2022 - The modern cardiac intensive care unit (CICU) has evolved into a high-intensity unit that cares for critically ill patients. Despite this transformation, changes to the staffing model and organizational structure in these specialized units have on...

Invited Commentary: An Ounce of Prevention Is Worth a Pound of Cure: Advancing the Sear...
World Journal for Pediatric & Congenital Heart Surgery; Dhillon GS, Lasa JJ

Jun 28th, 2022 - Invited Commentary: An Ounce of Prevention Is Worth a Pound of Cure: Advancing the Search for Modifiable Factors Associated With Cardiac Arrest.|2022|Dhillon GS,Lasa JJ,|

Cardiac Arrest in Children Following Cardiac Surgery: A Scoping Review of Contributing ...
World Journal for Pediatric & Congenital Heart Surgery; Riley CM, Murphy LD et. al.

Jun 28th, 2022 - Nearly half of children experiencing cardiac arrest following cardiac surgery do not survive hospital discharge and patients who survive often experience significant neurological impairment. Additionally, increased resource utilization following c...

Over-transfusion with blood for suspected hemorrhagic shock is not associated with wors...
Transfusion Gelbard RB, Griffin RL et. al.

Jun 27th, 2022 - We evaluated patient outcomes after early, small volume red blood cell (RBC) transfusion in the setting of presumed hemorrhagic shock. We hypothesized that transfusion with even small amounts of blood would be associated with more complications. R...

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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  169 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1,005 results

ON-SCENE Initiation of Extracorporeal CardioPulmonary Resuscitation During Refractory Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest

Jun 24th, 2022 - Rationale: Approximately half of all cardiac arrest patients achieve return of spontaneous circulation (ROSC) within 10 minutes. However, If ROSC is not achieved within 20 minutes, favourable neurological outcome is rare. Currently, patients witho...

GAMification to Encourage End-Of-Life Discussions Between ICD Patients and Caregivers

Jun 24th, 2022 - Implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICD)s are first-line treatment for the primary and secondary prevention of sudden cardiac arrest in populations with a history of, or at high risk for, lethal arrhythmias. Despite the relatively short survi...

Deep Breathing Exercise With Incentive Spirometer Started in the Preoperative Period

Jun 23rd, 2022 - Open cardiac surgery is an important treatment method that is frequently used in the treatment of complicated atherosclerotic ischemic heart disease and heart valve diseases. Complications after cardiac surgery include; supraventricular tachycardi...

Emergency Preservation and Resuscitation (EPR) for Cardiac Arrest From Trauma

Jun 22nd, 2022 - The intent of the technique to be studied is to induce a state of hypothermic preservation in trauma victims who have exsanguinated to the point of cardiac arrest. In appropriately selected subjects, after an initial emergency attempt at resuscita...

Goal-directed CPR Using Cerebral Oximetry

Jun 22nd, 2022 - The proposed study is a single-center, randomized controlled pilot trial of adults who suffer in-hospital cardiac arrests. Using cerebral oxygenation and end-tidal carbon dioxide physiological targets to predict survival and neurological outcome, ...

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News  1,437 results

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).

Air Pollution Tied to Ventricular Arrhythmias in Those With ICDs

Jun 13th, 2022 - Ventricular arrhythmias more commonly occur on days when there are higher levels of air pollution, especially with fine particulate matter (PM), a new study suggests. Investigators studied the relationship between air pollution and ventricular arr...

Emergency Angiography for Cardiac Arrest Without ST Elevation?

Jun 10th, 2022 - Patients successfully resuscitated after an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest who did not have ST-segment elevation on their electrocardiogram did not benefit from emergency coronary angiography in a new randomized clinical trial. In the EMERGE trial...

Jun 10, 2022 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

Jun 10th, 2022 - Please note that the text below is not a full transcript and has not been copyedited. For more insight and commentary on these stories, subscribe to the This Week in Cardiology podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or your preferred podcast provider...

Glucose Levels at Admission May Predict Risk in Acute MI, but Not All MI Types

Jun 3rd, 2022 - The study covered in this summary was published in ResearchSquare.com as a preprint and has not yet been peer reviewed. Key Takeaway Elevated blood glucose at admission for acute myocardial infarction (MI) significantly predicted major adverse car...

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Patient Education  19 results see all →