W Yeganehfar

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Prediction of individual outcome after cardiopulmonary resuscitation is of major medical, ethical, and socioeconomic interest but uncertain. We studied the early predictive potency of evoked potential recording after cardiac arrest in 66 resuscitated patients who returned to spontaneous circulation but were unconscious and mechanically ventilated. Detailed(More)
OBJECTIVES To determine the predictive ability of sensory evoked potential recordings in nontraumatic comatose patients. To evaluate the hypothesis that patients with bilateral absent cortical responses ultimately die despite long-term intensive care treatment. DESIGN Prospective cohort study. SETTING Medical intensive care unit (ICU) of a university(More)
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