Characterizing cardiopulmonary arrest during interventional radiology procedures.


PURPOSE Careful case selection and preparation can prevent most cardiopulmonary arrest (CPA) in the interventional radiology (IR) suite. A series of CPAs was analyzed to provide insight into risk factors for these events. MATERIALS AND METHODS A single-institution CPA database was used to identify all code team activations from January 1, 2005, to May 30… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jvir.2013.07.017


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@article{Rueb2013CharacterizingCA, title={Characterizing cardiopulmonary arrest during interventional radiology procedures.}, author={George Richard Rueb and William J Brady and Charles A Gilliland and James T. Patrie and Wael E. A. Saad and Saher S. Sabri and Auh Whan Park and James R. Stone and John Fritz Angle}, journal={Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR}, year={2013}, volume={24 12}, pages={1774-8} }