Cardiac Arrest

  • Vincent E. Friedewald
Chapter

Abstract

Resuscitation duration should continue for at least 40 min in all adults with bystander-witnessed out-of-hospital cardiac arrest

Keywords

Cocaine Cardiomyopathy Epinephrine MgSO4 Lidocaine 

Guidelines

  1. 2015 international consensus on cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care science with treatment recommendations Google Scholar
  2. 2015 ESC guidelines for the management of patients with ventricular arrhythmias and the prevention of sudden cardiac death Google Scholar
  3. Cardiac arrest and cardiopulmonary resuscitation outcome reports: update of the utstein resuscitation registry templates for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest Google Scholar

Professional Information

  1. Best Practices Adoption by EMS.Google Scholar
  2. J Am Heart Assoc. 2016;5:e002892. http://jaha.ahajournals.org/content/5/1/e002892.full.

Coronary Vasospasm (Case Study)

Defibrillation: Time Intervals/Outcomes

Early Access to Cardiac Cath Lab

  1. J Am Heart Assoc. 2016;5:e002670. http://jaha.ahajournals.org/content/5/1/e002670.full.

Epinephrine Misuse

Hypomagnesemia

  1. J Am Heart Assoc. 2016;5:e002707. http://jaha.ahajournals.org/content/5/1/e002707.full.

ICD for SCD: Outcomes

  1. Circ Arrhythmia Electrophysiol. 2016;9:e003283. doi: 10.1161/CIRCEP.115.003283. http://circep.ahajournals.org/content/9/3/e003283.abstract.

Mitral Valve Prolapse

Resuscitation Duration

Sudden Death in Young

Therapeutic Hyperthermia

  1. J Clin Diagn Res. 2015;9:OD01–2. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4606266/.

Utstein Style Templates for Reporting

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag London 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  • Vincent E. Friedewald
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of CardiologyUT Health Science Center at Houston Division of CardiologyHoustonUSA

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