Tag cardiorespiratory arrest
CCC Critical Care compendium 340

Post Cardiac Arrest Care

Post Cardiac Arrest Care: Priorities are prevent further cardiac arrest; define the underlying pathology; limit organ damage; predict non-survivors
CCC Critical Care compendium 340

Post-cardiac arrest syndrome

Post-cardiac arrest syndrome (aka post-resuscitation syndrome). Occurs after return of spontaneous circulation (ROSC) following cardiorespiratory arrest and involves multiple systems Reflects a state of whole-body ischaemia and subsequent reperfusion