MULTIMODAL OUTCOME CHARACTERIZATION IN CARDIAC ARREST PATIENTS
Supported by Department
Principal Investigator at BMC: Melissa Mercado, MD
- Age 18 years and older (no upper age limit)
- Initially unresponsive following cardiac arrest from any non-perfusing rhythm (i.e., ventricular tachycardia, ventricular fibrillation, pulseless electrical activity, asystole)
- Sustained return of spontaneous circulation (ROSC) as defined by maintained spontaneous circulation for at least 20 minutes after cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
- Subjects younger than 18 years of age
- Isolated respiratory arrest without concomitant or ensuing cardiac arrest