Cardiac Arrest News and Research

Latest Cardiac Arrest News and Research

Interdisciplinary workgroup outlines what is known and unknown about paradoxical lucidity

Interdisciplinary workgroup outlines what is known and unknown about paradoxical lucidity

Five things we found in the FDA’s hidden device database

Five things we found in the FDA’s hidden device database

Researchers discover 'mystical' psychedelic compound in normal brains

Researchers discover 'mystical' psychedelic compound in normal brains

‘Promising’ results for beating heart patch that repairs heart cells after cardiac arrest

‘Promising’ results for beating heart patch that repairs heart cells after cardiac arrest

Study finds no increase in deaths from cardiac arrests at the weekend

Study finds no increase in deaths from cardiac arrests at the weekend

Advanced testing does not help predict major cardiac events, research shows

Advanced testing does not help predict major cardiac events, research shows

Study draws up criteria for correctly assessing avalanche victims' chances of survival

Study draws up criteria for correctly assessing avalanche victims' chances of survival

As ER wait times grow, more patients leave against medical advice

As ER wait times grow, more patients leave against medical advice

PPDC announces seed grants to develop medical devices for children

PPDC announces seed grants to develop medical devices for children

Scientists revive pig brain cells four hours after death, providing hope for stroke patients

Scientists revive pig brain cells four hours after death, providing hope for stroke patients

Scientists identify receptor responsible for bitter taste of Epsom salt

Scientists identify receptor responsible for bitter taste of Epsom salt

Compression-only CPR associated with increased survival of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest

Compression-only CPR associated with increased survival of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest

Microscopic aquatic fungus found to be responsible for the heaviest decline in biodiversity

Microscopic aquatic fungus found to be responsible for the heaviest decline in biodiversity

Research: Pure omega-3 prescription drug significantly reduces the occurrence of ischemic events

Research: Pure omega-3 prescription drug significantly reduces the occurrence of ischemic events

Study sheds light on the optimal timing of coronary angiography in NSTEMI patients

Study sheds light on the optimal timing of coronary angiography in NSTEMI patients

Catheter ablation better than drug therapy for reducing AFib episodes, but not for reducing death

Catheter ablation better than drug therapy for reducing AFib episodes, but not for reducing death

Advanced airway management and ECG rhythms make all the difference during cardiac arrest

Advanced airway management and ECG rhythms make all the difference during cardiac arrest

New device allows scientists to reproduce blow effects on the heart in lab

New device allows scientists to reproduce blow effects on the heart in lab

Bag-mask ventilation to help patients breathe during intubation prevents complications

Bag-mask ventilation to help patients breathe during intubation prevents complications

Study shows blindfolds could improve doctors’ leadership in pediatric resuscitation

Study shows blindfolds could improve doctors’ leadership in pediatric resuscitation