Vasopressin for cardiac arrest: Meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
  • Heart Arrest
  • Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic
  • Vasopressins

abstract

  • Vasopressin use in the resuscitation of cardiac arrest patients is not associated with any overall benefit or harm. However, vasopressin may improve the long-term survival of asystolic patients, especially when average T(DRUG) is <20 min.

publication date

  • January 2012

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2011.07.015

PubMed ID

  • 21787738

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 32

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 83

number

  • 1