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Body mass index and outcome of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest patients not treated by targeted temperature management
BackgroundObesity has been demonstrated to increase the risk of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) and may influence the quality and effectiveness of cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Our aim was to investigate the association ...
The impact of body mass index on post resuscitation survival after cardiac arrest: A meta-analysis
Summary BackgroundObservational studies examining the association between body mass index (BMI) and the outcome of cardiac arrest (CA) shows controversial results. MethodsWe reviewed literature for studies assessing the ...
Airway pressure and outcome of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: A prospective observational study
AimTo assess the usefulness of airway pressure as predictor of return of spontaneous circulation (ROSC), as well as to investigate the optimized ventilation compression strategy during cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). ...
Survival after cardiac arrest in Greece