Vascular access and drug therapy in pediatric resuscitation

Vascular access and drug therapy in pediatric resuscitation

Author Caen, Allan R. de Google Scholar
Reis, Amelia Google Scholar
Bhutta, Adnan Google Scholar
Institution Univ Alberta
Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP)
Univ Arkansas Med Sci
Abstract In up to 50% of pediatric cardiopulmonary arrests, return of spontaneous circulation (ROSC) can be established with chest compressions and ventilation alone [1]. However, timely delivery of resuscitation drugs may still be necessary to restore a perfusing rhythm in some patients. for resuscitation drug therapy to be successful, It must be Superimposed on effective basic life Support (chest compressions and ventilation). in this article, the common drugs used in pediatric resuscitation and the evidence Supporting their use are presented.
Language English
Date 2008-08-01
Published in Pediatric Clinics of North America. Philadelphia: W B Saunders Co-Elsevier Inc, v. 55, n. 4, p. 909-+, 2008.
ISSN 0031-3955 (Sherpa/Romeo, impact factor)
Publisher Elsevier B.V.
Extent 909-+
Origin http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pcl.2008.04.009
Access rights Closed access
Type Review
Web of Science ID WOS:000259090300006
URI http://repositorio.unifesp.br/handle/11600/30823

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