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Outcome of avalanche victims with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
STUDY BACKGROUND: Previous studies focused on the outcome of avalanche victims with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) after long duration of burial (>35min); the outcome of victims with short duration (≤35min) remains ...
Delayed and intermittent CPR for severe accidental hypothermia
INTRODUCTION: Cardiac arrest (CA) in patients with severe accidental hypothermia (core temperature <28 °C) differs from CA in normothermic patients. Maintaining CPR throughout the prehospital period may be impossible, ...
Safety of laryngeal tubes
Web search behavior for snow avalanches: an Italian study
Snow avalanches remain a lethal threat to skiers and snowboarders. Information campaigns in areas with ski resorts and with backcountry recreationists may help to increase awareness and consequently reduce risky behavior ...