Outcomes of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in a Surgical Intensive Care Unit


PARLAKGÜMÜŞ A., NURSAL T. Z. , Yorganci K.

JOURNAL OF MEDICAL AND SURGICAL INTENSIVE CARE MEDICINE, vol.1, no.2, pp.40-44, 2010 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 1 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/dcbybd.2010.03
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF MEDICAL AND SURGICAL INTENSIVE CARE MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index, Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CINAHL, EMBASE
  • Page Numbers: pp.40-44

Abstract

Aim: Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) has been frequently performed on critically ill or trauma patients. The aim of this study has been to determine success rate of CPRs in our surgical intensive care unit and to define and compare characteristics of patients for whom CPRs have not been effective.