Outcomes of cardiopulmonary resuscitation in dialysis patients.

@article{Moss1992OutcomesOC,
  title={Outcomes of cardiopulmonary resuscitation in dialysis patients.},
  author={Alvin Howard Moss and Jean Holley and Mathew Upton},
  journal={Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN},
  year={1992},
  volume={3 6},
  pages={1238-43}
}
Patients with renal failure are believed to have a poor survival rate after cardiopulmonary resuscitation, but there is little specific information about the outcomes of cardiopulmonary resuscitation in dialysis patients. To be better able to inform dialysis patients and assist them in decision making about cardiopulmonary resuscitation, the eight-year experience with cardiopulmonary resuscitation in dialysis patients at a university dialysis program was analyzed and outcomes were compared with… CONTINUE READING