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The use of laryngeal tube by nurses in out-of-hospital emergencies: preliminary experience.
In out-of-hospital emergencies, including cardiac arrest, securing the airway and providing adequate lung ventilation are of paramount importance. Tracheal intubation is perceived as the goldExpand
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Aspirin‐sensitive asthma
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The 1998 European Resuscitation Council guidelines for adult advanced life support: A statement from the Working Group on Advanced Life Support, and approved by the executive committee.
A statement from the Working Group on Advanced Life Support, and approved by theexecutive committee of the European Resuscitation CouncilColin Robertson (UK), Petter Steen (Norway), Jennifer AdgeyExpand
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Utility of pre-cordial thump for treatment of out of hospital cardiac arrest: a prospective study.
BACKGROUND Prospective data on pre-cordial thump (PT), one of the fastest possible resuscitative manoeuvres, are scant, particularly in out-of-hospital (OOH) cardiac arrest (CA). METHODS In thisExpand
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Increased survival despite a reduction in out-of-hospital ventricular fibrillation in north-east Italy.
BACKGROUND We have reported the epidemiology and survival rate of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OOH-CA) in a north-east region of Italy previously, the Friuli-Venezia-Giulia Arrest CooperativeExpand
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ETCO2 monitoring during low flow states: clinical aims and limits.
End-tidal carbon dioxide concentration in the expired air (ETCO2) is measured with different technologies. ETCO2 allows the global evaluation of three main body functions: metabolism, circulation andExpand
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Erweiterte lebensrettende Sofortmaßnahmen beim Erwachsenen
Die Publikation der Leitlinien für erweiterte lebensrettende Sofortmaßnahmen durch das European Resuscitation Council (ERC) 1992 war ein Meilenstein internationaler Kooperation und Koordination [1].Expand