TITLE

Not all cardiac arrests are the same

AUTHOR(S)
Abella, Benjamin S.
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/4/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 14, p1572
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article the author offers his views on cardiac arrests that remain a major problem in public health in Canada. He mentions the variations of each cases in out and in hospital arrests despite efforts to improve patient outcome, including the early warning on its symptoms and some initiatives to strengthen the quality of resuscitation. An overview of a study that examines the in-hospital cardiac arrests is also presented.
ACCESSION #
66699060

 

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