Disease Information for Cardiopulmonary resuscitation

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Cardiac Symptoms/Signs
Chest Pain
Chest Pain in Children
Chest pain, substernal/midline
Non-Pleuritic Chest Pain
Chest Wall Pain
Chest wall tenderness
Painful cough
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Cardiopulmonary resuscitation survivor
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
CK MB fraction/Isoforms (Lab)
Diagnostic Test Results
Electrodiagnosis
Pulse oximetry/low O2 saturation
EKG (ECG)
EKG/Prolonged QT interval (ECG)
EKG/Changes/abnormalities (ECG)
X-RAY
Xray/Chest abnormal
Xray/Abdominal film abnormalities/ABD/KUB
Xray/Free air peritoneum/ABD
Xray/Chest/Lung fields/Abnormal
Xray/Mediastinal air/gas emphysema/Chest
Xray/Subcutaneous free air/Chest
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Acidosis, respiratory
Costochondritis/chest-wall pain syndrome
Gastric Rupture Perforation
Hypoxemia
Hypoxia, systemic
Ischemic bowel disease
Myocardial contusion
Pericardial laceration
Pneumonia, aspiration
Pneumonia/Bronchopneumonia
Pneumoperitoneum
Pneumothorax
Rib fracture/fractures
Non-Occlusive Bowel Infarction
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Specific Agent
AGENT/Hospital/nosocomial pneumonia (ex)
Class
CLASS/Cardiovascular (category)
CLASS/Heart disorder (ex)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Mesenteric Ischemia Non-Occlusive
Pathophysiology/Alkalosis Chloride responsive
Process
PROCESS/Iatrogenic (category)
PROCESS/Surgical procedure/complication (category)
Definition

The artificial substitution of heart and lung action as indicated for HEART ARREST resulting from electric shock, DROWNING, respiratory arrest, or other causes. The two major components of cardiopulmonary resuscitation are artificial ventilation and closed-chest cardiac massage.

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NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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