Intra-thoracic injuries associated with cardiopulmonary resuscitation - Frequent and serious.

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AIM OF THE STUDY The aim of the study was to evaluate prevalence, seriousness and risk factors of intra-thoracic injuries (ITI) injuries associated with CPR in non-survivors after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. METHODS This was a prospective forensic autopsy cohort study conducted in a single institution. Pathologists recorded autopsy data using… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2016.04.002

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@article{Rudinsk2016IntrathoracicIA, title={Intra-thoracic injuries associated with cardiopulmonary resuscitation - Frequent and serious.}, author={Lucia Ihn{\'a}t Rudinsk{\'a} and Petr Hejna and Peter Ihn{\'a}t and Hana Tom{\'a}{\vs}kov{\'a} and Margita Smatanov{\'a} and Igor Dvoř{\'a}{\vc}ek}, journal={Resuscitation}, year={2016}, volume={103}, pages={66-70} }