Conclusion

Treatment of in- and out-of-hospital cardiac arrest with prompt re-establishment of blood flow to the coronary and systemic circuits is essential for improved outcome. At present there are no conclusive data demonstrating that any of the newer options have improved outcome in clinical settings.

By measuring such indices as end-tidal carbon dioxide, electrocardiographic ventricular fibrillation waveform voltage, and dominant frequencies, which correlate with cardiac output and coronary perfusion pressure during cardiopulmonary resuscitation, newer modes of resuscitation such as phased chest and abdominal compression-decompression may be shown to improve outcome.

Sleep Apnea

Sleep Apnea

Have You Been Told Over And Over Again That You Snore A Lot, But You Choose To Ignore It? Have you been experiencing lack of sleep at night and find yourself waking up in the wee hours of the morning to find yourself gasping for air?

Get My Free Ebook


Post a comment