Cardiac arrest

D. J. DeBehnke, G. L. Swart

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This article reviews the critical resuscitations necessary during prehospital and emergency department treatment of cardiac arrest. Standard therapy for cardiac arrest rhythms is presented. Novel pharmacologic agents, types of cardiopulmonary resuscitation, and circulatory-assist devices are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)57-81
Number of pages25
JournalEmergency Medicine Clinics of North America
Issue number1
StatePublished - 1996
Externally publishedYes

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  • Emergency Medicine


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