Survival rates associated with in-hospital cardiac arrest remain stagnant in spite of recent advances in technology. The purpose of this article is to provide a review of the recent literature addressing in-hospital cardiac arrest outcomes and factors that may play a role affecting the outcomes. Recent recommendations demonstrating potential for improved outcomes are discussed.
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Symposium: Sudden Cardiac Death| October 01 2009
In-Hospital Survival Rates Following Cardiac Arrest
Barbara Leeper, RN, MN, CNS, CCRN, FAHA
AACN Adv Crit Care (2009) 20 (4): 366–372.
Barbara Leeper; In-Hospital Survival Rates Following Cardiac Arrest. AACN Adv Crit Care 1 October 2009; 20 (4): 366–372. doi: https://doi.org/10.4037/15597768-2009-4010
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