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A randomized trial of epinephrine in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest

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BACKGROUND:Concern about the use of epinephrine as a treatment for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest led the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation to call for a placebo-controlled trial to determine whether the use of epinephrine is safe and effective in such patients. METHODS:In a randomized, double-blind trial involving 8014 patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in the United Kingdom, paramedics at five National Health Service ambulance services administered either parenteral...

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Peer review status:
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10.1056/NEJMoa1806842

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0000-0003-3027-7548
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Publisher:
Massachusetts Medical Society Publisher's website
Journal:
New England Journal of Medicine
Volume:
379
Issue:
8
Pages:
711-721
Publication date:
2018-08-23
Acceptance date:
2018-07-02
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EISSN:
1533-4406
ISSN:
0028-4793
Pmid:
30021076
Source identifiers:
889619
Language:
English
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2019-09-27

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