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Cardiac arrest and peri-arrest management

Ashis Banerjee and Chris Hargreaves

in A Resuscitation Room Guide

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199298075
Published online January 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191730702 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199298075.003.0004

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Cardiac arrest and peri-arrest management

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Introduction - Causes of cardiac arrest - Cardiac arrest management - Chest compression - Indications for the termination of CPR - Drugs used in cardiac arrest - Antiarrhythmic drugs in peri-arrest situations - Defibrillation - Cardiac arrest in pregnancy - Anaphylaxis

Chapter.  4000 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Emergency Medicine ; Anaesthetics

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