Effects of advanced life support on patients who suffered cardiac arrest outside of hospital and were defibrillated.

BACKGROUND The effects and relative benefits of advanced airway management and epinephrine on patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) who were defibrillated are not well understood. METHODS This was a prospective observational study. Using data of all out-of-hospital cardiac arrest cases occurring between 2005 and 2013 in Japan, hierarchical… CONTINUE READING