Ma Jesus Chavero

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OBJECTIVE To define the prognostic factors related with mortality of patients who suffer cardiorespiratory arrest (CRA) in the hospital, according to Utstein style guidelines. DESIGN A descriptive and prospective study covering a 30-month consecutive period of all the patients who suffered at least one episode of in-hospital CRA. A Cox regression(More)
Few actions taken by intensivists are as effective and inexpensive as application of positive end-expiratory pressure (PEEP). However, the use of this ventilatory modality is highly susceptible to fashions and trends that are rarely supported by scientific evidence. Prophylactic PEEP can be considered an exception, in that there is scientific evidence that(More)
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