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Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Summary

Description: Occurrence of heart arrest in an individual when there is no immediate access to medical personnel or equipment.

Also Known As: Out-of-Hospital Heart Arrest; Cardiac Arrest, Out-of-Hospital; Cardiac Arrests, Out-of-Hospital; Heart Arrest, Out-of-Hospital; Heart Arrests, Out-of-Hospital Show All >>

Networked: 1339 relevant articles (84 outcomes, 275 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Epinephrine (Adrenaline) : 5 outcomes 28 studies in 66 results : FDA 93 Generic
  2. Oxygen : 1 outcome 8 studies in 25 results : IBA
  3. Amiodarone (Amiodarona) : 1 outcome 8 studies in 21 results : FDA 4 Generic
  4. Vasopressins (Vasopressin) : 1 outcome 7 studies in 15 results : IBA
  5. Lidocaine (Xylocaine) : 1 outcome 6 studies in 10 results : FDA 168 Generic
  6. Amsacrine (AMSA) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 6 results : IBA
  7. cytidylyl-(3'-5')-cytidine (CpC) : 1 outcome 1 study in 5 results : IBA
  8. tenecteplase : 1 outcome 1 study in 3 results : FDA 2
  9. MS 551 : 1 outcome 1 study in 3 results : IBA
  10. Ice : 1 outcome in 8 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest

  1. Heart Arrest (Cardiac Arrest)
  2. Ventricular Fibrillation
  3. Hypothermia
  4. Shock
  5. Ventricular Tachycardia
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Key Therapies for Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest

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  1. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) : 53 outcomes 104 studies in 515 results
  2. Resuscitation : 15 outcomes 86 studies in 437 results
  3. Defibrillators (Defibrillator) : 9 outcomes 21 studies in 154 results
  4. Induced Hypothermia : 2 outcomes 6 studies in 25 results
  5. Decompression : 2 outcomes 6 studies in 20 results
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