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Effect of Intraoperative Fluid Management on Outcome after Intraabdominal Surgery
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In patients undergoing elective intraabdominal surgery, intraoperative use of restrictive fluid management may be advantageous because it reduces postoperative morbidity and shortens hospital stay. Expand
A systematic review on the efficacy and safety of chloroquine for the treatment of COVID-19
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There is rationale, pre-clinical evidence of effectiveness and evidence of safety from long-time clinical use for other indications to justify clinical research on chloroquine in patients with COVID-19. Expand
Beyond muscle destruction: a systematic review of rhabdomyolysis for clinical practice
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This systematic literature review was to summarize the current state of knowledge regarding the epidemiologic data, definition, and management of rhabdomyolysis. Expand
Cardiac Arrest in Pregnancy: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association
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This document will provide readers with up-to-date and comprehensive information, guidelines, and recommendations for all aspects of maternal resuscitation. Expand
Cardiac Arrest during Hospitalization for Delivery in the United States, 1998–2011
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Approximately 1 in 12,000 hospitalizations for delivery is complicated by cardiac arrest, most frequently due to hemorrhage, heart failure, amniotic fluid embolism, or sepsis, which depends on the underlying etiology of arrest. Expand
Evacuation Priorities in Mass Casualty Terror-Related Events: Implications for Contingency Planning
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Hospitals nearby terror-induced MCIs play a major role in trauma patient care and all hospitals should be included in contingency plans for MCIs, according to a retrospective analysis of medical evacuations performed by the Israeli National EMS rescue teams. Expand
The Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology Consensus Statement on the Management of Cardiac Arrest in Pregnancy
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The recommendations in this statement were designed to address the challenges of an actual event by emphasizing health care provider education, behavioral/communication strategies, latent systems errors, and periodic testing of performance. Expand
Surge capacity logistics: care of the critically ill and injured during pandemics and disasters: CHEST consensus statement.
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Suggestions are presented pertaining to surge capacity mass critical care, including requirements for equipment, supplies, and pharmaceuticals; staff preparation and organization; methods of mitigating overwhelming patient loads; the role of deployable critical care services; and the use of transportation assets to support the surge response. Expand
Extracorporeal life support in patients with multiple injuries and severe respiratory failure: A single-center experience?
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ECMO/iLA therapy can be used as a rescue therapy in adult trauma patients with severe hypoxemic respiratory failure, even in the presence of coagulopathy and/or brain injury. Expand
Modeling serum biomarkers S100 beta and neuron-specific enolase as predictors of outcome after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: an aid to clinical decision making.
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The biomarkers, although adding an ostensibly modest 5.2% to the area under the receiver-operating characteristic curve, substantially reduced the level of uncertainty in decision making. Expand
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