Neurological prognostication after cardiac arrest.

  title={Neurological prognostication after cardiac arrest.},
  author={Claudio Sandroni and Romergryko G. Geocadin},
  journal={Current opinion in critical care},
  volume={21 3},
PURPOSE OF REVIEW Prediction of neurological prognosis in patients who are comatose after successful resuscitation from cardiac arrest remains difficult. Previous guidelines recommended ocular reflexes, somatosensory evoked potentials and serum biomarkers for predicting poor outcome within 72  h from cardiac arrest. However, these guidelines were based on patients not treated with targeted temperature management and did not appropriately address important biases in literature. RECENT FINDINGS… CONTINUE READING
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