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ECMO CPR

Cardiac arrest is still treated with medieval methods. And, not surprisingly, with low survival. The best we have to offer is an orderly’s rhythmical crushing of ribs and chest, with a few squirts of adrenaline thrown in for good measure. … Continue reading

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ECMO CPR

Hjertestans behandles fremdeles med middelaldermetoder, og ikke overraskende med meget lav overlevelse. Det beste vi har å tilby er rytmisk portørknusing av thorax, eventuelt kombinert med noen skvett adrenalin. I det 21. århundrede må det da finnes en bedre metode?

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