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Successful CPR in a severely hypothermic patient using continuous thoracostomy lavage

Annals of Emergency Medicine

Nov 1, 1990

R J IversenJ W Odom

Abstract

Severe hypothermia with cardiopulmonary arrest often requires prolonged resuscitation while rewarming procedures are implemented. A 63-year-old male in cardiopulmonary arrest with a core body temperature of 23.7 C was resuscitated successfully after core rewarming by means of a two-ches...read more

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Hot Temperature
Anterior Thoracic Region
Hypothermia, Accidental
Tremor
Needle Thoracostomy
Chest
Hypothermia, Natural
Sodium Chloride, (24)NaCl
Douching Procedure
Chest Problem
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Successful CPR in a severely hypothermic patient using continuous thoracostomy lavage

Annals of Emergency Medicine

Nov 1, 1990

R J IversenJ W Odom

PMID: 2240735

DOI: 10.1016/s0196-0644(05)82300-5

Abstract

Severe hypothermia with cardiopulmonary arrest often requires prolonged resuscitation while rewarming procedures are implemented. A 63-year-old male in cardiopulmonary arrest with a core body temperature of 23.7 C was resuscitated successfully after core rewarming by means of a two-ches...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Hot Temperature
Anterior Thoracic Region
Hypothermia, Accidental
Tremor
Needle Thoracostomy
Chest
Hypothermia, Natural
Sodium Chloride, (24)NaCl
Douching Procedure
Chest Problem

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