British Hiker Survives Six-Hour Cardiac Arrest in & quot;Exceptional & quot; Case - Spanish Doctor British Hiker Survives Six-Hour Cardiac Arrest in & quot;Exceptional & quot; Case - Spanish Doctor
A 34-year-old British hiker was revived in Spain after a six-hour cardiac arrest brought on by severe hypothermia, with the low mountain temperatures that made her ill also helping to save her life in what a doctor described as an"exceptional case."Reuters Health Information
Objectives: To investigate the impact of normothermia on compliance with sepsis bundles and in-hospital mortality in patients with sepsis who present to emergency departments. Design(s): Retrospective multicenter observational study. Patient(s): Nineteen university-affiliated hospitals of the Korean Sepsis Alliance participated in this study. Data were collected regarding patients who visited emergency departments for sepsis during the 1-month period. The patients were divided into three groups based on their body temperature at the time of triage in the emergency department (i.e., hypothermia [ 38degreeC]). Intervention(s...
To date, targeted temperature management (TTM) is the only neuroprotective intervention after resuscitation from cardiac arrest that is recommended by guidelines. The evidence on the effects of TTM is unclear.
Publication date: Available online 6 October 2020Source: Case Reports in Women's HealthAuthor(s): James P. Hogg, Lorene Atkins Temming, Rebecca Pollack
Conditions: Knee Arthroplasty, Total; Hypothermia Intervention: Sponsor: Aga Khan University Completed
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