Out-of-hospital cardiopulmonary resuscitation with the AutoPulse system: a prospective observational study with a new load-distributing band chest compression device.

@article{Krep2007OutofhospitalCR,
  title={Out-of-hospital cardiopulmonary resuscitation with the AutoPulse system: a prospective observational study with a new load-distributing band chest compression device.},
  author={Henning Krep and Mathias Mamier and Martin Breil and U. Heister and Matthias Hermann Fischer and Andreas Hoeft},
  journal={Resuscitation},
  year={2007},
  volume={73 1},
  pages={86-95}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effectiveness, the safety, and the practicability of the new automated load-distributing band resuscitation device AutoPulse in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in the midsized urban emergency service of Bonn city. STUDY DESIGN Prospective, observational study. METHODS Measurements of effectiveness were the proportion of patients with a return of spontaneous circulation (ROSC) and end-tidal carbon-dioxide (etCO(2)) values during cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR… CONTINUE READING
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