The effect of prehospital critical care on survival following out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: a prospective observational study.

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Summary of "The effect of prehospital critical care on survival following out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: a prospective observational study."

To examine the effect of prehospital critical care on survival following OHCA, compared to routine advanced life support (ALS) care.


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Name: Resuscitation
ISSN: 1873-1570


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A measure of the mortality and morbidity rates among patients who receive CRITICAL CARE and INTENSIVE CARE as determined from the date of hospital discharge or release.

The expenses incurred by a hospital in providing care. The hospital costs attributed to a particular patient care episode include the direct costs plus an appropriate proportion of the overhead for administration, personnel, building maintenance, equipment, etc. Hospital costs are one of the factors which determine HOSPITAL CHARGES (the price the hospital sets for its services).

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