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MULTIMODAL OUTCOME CHARACTERIZATION IN CARDIAC ARREST PATIENTS

Supported by Department

Principal Investigator at BMC: Melissa Mercado, MD

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Age 18 years and older (no upper age limit)
  2. Initially unresponsive following cardiac arrest from any non-perfusing rhythm (i.e., ventricular tachycardia, ventricular fibrillation, pulseless electrical activity, asystole)
  3. Sustained return of spontaneous circulation (ROSC) as defined by maintained spontaneous circulation for at least 20 minutes after cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Subjects younger than 18 years of age 
  2. Isolated respiratory arrest without concomitant or ensuing cardiac arrest


 

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