Early Increase in Blood Glucose in Patients Resuscitated From Out-of-Hospital Ventricular Fibrillation Predicts Poor Outcome

@inproceedings{Nurmi2012EarlyII,
  title={Early Increase in Blood Glucose in Patients Resuscitated From Out-of-Hospital Ventricular Fibrillation Predicts Poor Outcome},
  author={Jouni Nurmi and James J Boyd and Niko Anttalainen and Jukka Westerbacka and Markku J. Kuisma},
  booktitle={Diabetes care},
  year={2012}
}
OBJECTIVE To describe the trend of blood glucose immediately after successful resuscitation from out-of-hospital ventricular fibrillation. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS Data from cardiac arrest registry supplemented with blood glucose data were analyzed in this population-based observational study. Between 2005 and 2009, a total of 170 adult patients… CONTINUE READING