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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 ...
Amiodarone and cardiac arrest: Systematic review and meta-analysis
IntroductionThe 2015 Guidelines for Resuscitation recommend amiodarone as the antiarrhythmic drug of choice in the treatment of resistant ventricular fibrillation or pulseless ventricular tachycardia. We reviewed the effects ...
Centhaquin Effects in a Swine Model of Ventricular Fibrillation Centhaquin and Cardiac Arrest
BackgroundCenthaquin citrate is a novel agent being developed for use in the treatment of haemorrhagic shock. The aim of our study was to assess whether the administration of centhaquin would improve initial resuscitation ...