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By Merlin Curry MD, EMT-P
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26506077/pharmacological-interventions-for-the-acute-management-of-hyperkalaemia-in-adults
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REVIEW
Josh Batterink, Tara A Cessford, Robert Ai Taylor
BACKGROUND: Hyperkalaemia is a potentially life-threatening electrolyte disturbance which may lead to cardiac arrhythmias and death. Renal replacement therapy is known to be effective in treating hyperkalaemia, but safe and effective pharmacological interventions are needed to prevent dialysis or avoid the complications of hyperkalaemia until dialysis is performed. OBJECTIVES: This review looked at the benefits and harms of pharmacological treatments used in the acute management of hyperkalaemia in adults...
2015: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/25212112/cardiopulmonary-resuscitation-cpr-plus-delayed-defibrillation-versus-immediate-defibrillation-for-out-of-hospital-cardiac-arrest
#2
REVIEW
Yu Huang, Qing He, Li J Yang, Guan J Liu, Alexander Jones
BACKGROUND: Sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) is a common health problem associated with high levels of mortality. Cardiac arrest is caused by three groups of dysrhythmias: ventricular fibrillation (VF) or pulseless ventricular tachycardia (VT), pulseless electric activity (PEA) and asystole. The most common dysrhythmia found in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) is VF. During VF or VT, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) provides perfusion and oxygenation to the tissues, whilst defibrillation restores a viable cardiac rhythm...
2014: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/25066627/antibiotics-for-acute-pyelonephritis-in-children
#3
REVIEW
Yvonne Strohmeier, Elisabeth M Hodson, Narelle S Willis, Angela C Webster, Jonathan C Craig
BACKGROUND: Urinary tract infection (UTI) is one of the most common bacterial infections in infants. The most severe form of UTI is acute pyelonephritis, which results in significant acute morbidity and may cause permanent kidney damage. There remains uncertainty regarding the optimum antibiotic regimen, route of administration and duration of treatment. This is an update of a review that was first published in 2003 and updated in 2005 and 2007. OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the benefits and harms of antibiotics used to treat children with acute pyelonephritis...
2014: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/25072528/thrombolysis-for-acute-ischaemic-stroke
#4
REVIEW
Joanna M Wardlaw, Veronica Murray, Eivind Berge, Gregory J del Zoppo
BACKGROUND: Most strokes are due to blockage of an artery in the brain by a blood clot. Prompt treatment with thrombolytic drugs can restore blood flow before major brain damage has occurred and improve recovery after stroke in some people. Thrombolytic drugs, however, can also cause serious bleeding in the brain, which can be fatal. One drug, recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (rt-PA), is licensed for use in selected patients within 4.5 hours of stroke in Europe and within three hours in the USA...
July 29, 2014: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
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