Systems of Care for Cardiac Arrest

Updated:Aug 31,2011

Regional Systems of Care for Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest: A Policy Statement From the American Heart Association

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  • Why are there large differences in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OOHCA) survival rates across the United States?
  • In the United States, the median survival to hospital discharge after OOHCA is 7.9 percent.
  • How regional systems of care improve outcomes.

    Read full article in Circulation
    Circulation. 2010, Published online before print January 14, 2010, doi: 10.1161/?CIR.0b013e3181cdb7db

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