Heart Arrest Cochrane Pediatric Emergency Medicine Reviews

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Cochrane Systematic Review: Emergency intubation for acutely ill and injured patients


Lecky F, Bryden D, Little R, Tong N, Moulton C

OBJECTIVES: To determine in acutely ill and injured patients who have real or anticipated problems in maintaining an adequate airway whether emergency endotracheal intubation, as opposed to other airway management techniques, improves the outcome in terms of survival, degree of disability at discharge or length of stay and complications occurring in hospital.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Hypothermia for neuroprotection in children after cardiopulmonary arrest


Scholefield B, Duncan H, Davies P, Gao Smith F, Khan K, Perkins GD, Morris K

OBJECTIVES: To assess the clinical effectiveness of therapeutic hypothermia after paediatric cardiopulmonary arrest.