Pediatric resuscitation guidelines.
Disease-a-month: DM (Impact Factor: 1.57). 05/2013; 59(5):182-95. DOI: 10.1016/j.disamonth.2013.03.004
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ABSTRACT: The recommendations for electrical therapies described in this section are designed to improve survival from SCA and life-threatening arrhythmias. Whenever defibrillation is attempted, rescuers must coordinate high-quality CPR with defibrillation to minimize interruptions in chest compressions and to ensure immediate resumption of chest compressions after shock delivery. The high first-shock efficacy of newer biphasic defibrillators led to the recommendation of single shocks plus immediate CPR instead of 3-shock sequences that were recommended prior to 2005 to treat VF. Further data are needed to refine recommendations for energy levels for defibrillation and cardioversion using biphasic waveforms.Circulation 11/2010; 122(18 Suppl 3):S706-19. · 14.95 Impact Factor
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