Prevalence, outcomes and factors associated with adult in hospital cardiac arrests in a low-income country tertiary hospital: a prospective observational study
作者: Davidson OcenSam KalungiJoseph EjokuTonny LuggyaAgnes WabuleJanat TumukundeArthur Kwizera
作者单位: 1Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Mulago National Referral Hospital
刊名: BMC Emergency Medicine, 2015, Vol.15 (1)
来源数据库: Springer Nature Journal
DOI: 10.1186/s12873-015-0047-0
英文摘要: Abstract(#br) Background(#br)Research on cardiac arrest and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) has considerably increased in recent decades, and international guidelines for resuscitation have been implemented and have undergone several changes. Very little is known about the prevalence and management of in-hospital cardiac arrest in low-resource settings. We therefore sought to determine the prevalence, outcomes and associated factors of adult inpatients with cardiac arrest at a tertiary referral hospital in a low-income country.(#br) Methods(#br)Upon obtaining institutional approval, we conducted a prospective observational period prevalence study over a 2-month period. We recruited adult inpatients with cardiac arrest in the intensive care unit and emergency wards of Mulago Hospital,...
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  • 贲门 学习
  • income 收入
  • country 地方
  • observational 观察的
  • hospital 医院
  • tertiary 第三系
  • adult 成体
  • associated 相关的
  • prospective 远景
  • study 学习
  • cardiac 学习