Disease Information for Cardiac arrest

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Blue lips
Cardiac Symptoms/Signs
Cyanosis
Sudden pallor
Loss of bowel control/incontinence acute
Altered mental status Mental status change
Seizures
Sudden unconsciousness
Cyanosis Child
Pale with profuse sweating
Pallor
Disease Progression
Course/Acute
Course/Acute only
Course/Catastrophic presentation/onset
Course/Fulminant/Precipitous
Course/Lethal
Course/Terminal event
Onset/Abrupt/Sudden
Demographics & Risk Factors
Recent Event
Recent/Myocardial infarction
Established Disease Population
Patient/Cocaine addicted
Patient/Arteriosclerotic heart disease
Patient/Cardiac/Heart disease
Patient/Pacemaker
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Adult/all
Population/Sixties-adult
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Decreased
Lactic acid/Lactate (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Carbon Dioxide Total Content/CO2
Diagnostic Test Results
EKG (ECG)
EKG/Changes/abnormalities (ECG)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Anaphylaxis, generalized
Associated Disease & Complications
Acidosis, respiratory
Cardiac arrest
Convulsions (grand mal)
Death/Unanticipated
Electromechanical dissociation/cardiac
Ischemic bowel disease
Stokes-Adams attacks
Syncope/Fainting
Ventricular tachycardia/arrest
Cardiac death, sudden
Non-Occlusive Bowel Infarction
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Cardiovascular (category)
CLASS/Heart disorder (ex)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Mesenteric Ischemia Non-Occlusive
Process
PROCESS/Vegetative-Autonomic/Endocrine (category)
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Epinephrine (Adrenalin)
Other Treatments
TX/CPR/Cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
TX/Therapeutic Hypothermia
Definition

Cessation of the heart beat.

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