Thrombolytics for Cardiac Arrest: Case Report and Systematic Review of Controlled Trials

@article{Perrott2010ThrombolyticsFC,
  title={Thrombolytics for Cardiac Arrest: Case Report and Systematic Review of Controlled Trials},
  author={J. Perrott and R. Henneberry and P. Zed},
  journal={Annals of Pharmacotherapy},
  year={2010},
  volume={44},
  pages={2007 - 2013}
}
Objective: To describe a successful case involving the use of tenecteplase during cardiac arrest for presumed pulmonary embolism (PE) and to systematically review the evidence from controlled trials supporting the efficacy and safety of thrombolysis during cardiac arrest. Case Summary: A 48-year-old male presented to the emergency department with an acute onset of shortness of breath that began approximately 2 hours prior to presentation. Prior to undergoing a computed tomography (CT) scan to… Expand
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