Prearrrest prediction of favourable neurological survival following in-hospital cardiac arrest: the Prediction of outcome for In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest (PIHCA) score.

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Summary of "Prearrrest prediction of favourable neurological survival following in-hospital cardiac arrest: the Prediction of outcome for In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest (PIHCA) score."

A prearrest prediction tool can aid clinicians in consolidating objective findings with clinical judgement and in balance with the values of the patient be a part of the decision process for do-not-attempt-resuscitation (DNAR) orders. A previous prearrest prediction tool for in-hospital cardiac arrest (IHCA) have not performed satisfactory in external validation in a Swedish cohort. Therefore our aim was to develop a prediction model for the Swedish setting.


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Name: Resuscitation
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