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Olle Melander

Principal investigator

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The presence of pacing artifacts may impede diagnosis of ventricular fibrillation during cardiac arrest.

Author

  • Timler Dariusz
  • D Zyśko
  • Koźluk Edward
  • Piątkowska Agnieszka
  • Grzebieniak Tomasz
  • Gajek Jacek
  • Olle Melander
  • Artur Fedorowski

Summary, in English

The aim of the study was to assess the ability to recognize ventricular fibrillation (VF) concomitant with pacing artifacts presented either alone or with clinical scenario indicating the cardiac arrest in a patient with implanted pacemaker by members of the medical emergency team.

Department/s

  • Cardiovascular Research - Hypertension
  • EXODIAB: Excellence in Diabetes Research in Sweden
  • EpiHealth: Epidemiology for Health

Publishing year

2014

Language

English

Pages

167-168

Publication/Series

Resuscitation

Volume

85

Issue

10

Document type

Journal article (letter)

Publisher

Elsevier

Topic

  • Anesthesiology and Intensive Care

Status

Published

Research group

  • Cardiovascular Research - Hypertension

ISBN/ISSN/Other

  • ISSN: 1873-1570