Antti Kämäräinen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tampere
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation of the effects of low temperature on performance of standard non-electric medical equipment at -21.5°C (-6.7°F) - a descriptive study on a real life challenge in the prehospital setting
    Antti Kämäräinen
    Emergency Medical Service, Tampere University Hospital, Biokatu 6, 33521 Tampere, Finland
    Resuscitation 83:1517-20. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Quality controlled manual chest compressions and cerebral oxygenation during in-hospital cardiac arrest
    Antti Kämäräinen
    Critical Care Medicine Research Group, Department of Critical Care Medicine, Tampere University Hospital and University of Tampere, TAYS PL 2000, 33521 Tampere, Finland
    Resuscitation 83:138-42. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Conduct of emergency research in patients unable to give consent--experiences and perceptions of patients, their consent providing next of kin, and treating physicians following a prehospital resuscitation trial
    Antti Kämäräinen
    Critical Care Medicine Research Group, Tampere University Hospital, TAYS PL2000, Tampere, Finland
    Resuscitation 83:81-5. 2012
  4. pmc Prehospital therapeutic hypothermia after cardiac arrest--from current concepts to a future standard
    Antti Kämäräinen
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 17:53. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Prehospital therapeutic hypothermia for comatose survivors of cardiac arrest: a randomized controlled trial
    A Kamarainen
    Medical School, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 53:900-7. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Hypothermic preconditioning of donor organs prior to harvesting and ischaemia using ice-cold intravenous fluids
    Antti Kämäräinen
    Critical Care Medicine Research Group, Department of Critical Care Medicine, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    Med Hypotheses 73:65-6. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Statins for post resuscitation syndrome
    Antti Kämäräinen
    Medical School, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Med Hypotheses 73:97-9. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Induction of therapeutic hypothermia during prehospital CPR using ice-cold intravenous fluid
    Antti Kämäräinen
    Medical School, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Resuscitation 79:205-11. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Prehospital induction of therapeutic hypothermia during CPR: a pilot study
    Antti Kämäräinen
    Medical School, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Resuscitation 76:360-3. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous defibrillation after cessation of resuscitation in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: a case of Lazarus phenomenon
    Antti Kämäräinen
    Medical School, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Resuscitation 75:543-6. 2007

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Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation of the effects of low temperature on performance of standard non-electric medical equipment at -21.5°C (-6.7°F) - a descriptive study on a real life challenge in the prehospital setting
    Antti Kämäräinen
    Emergency Medical Service, Tampere University Hospital, Biokatu 6, 33521 Tampere, Finland
    Resuscitation 83:1517-20. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the performance of several plastic, single-use medical equipment exposed to cold outdoor temperature...
  2. doi request reprint Quality controlled manual chest compressions and cerebral oxygenation during in-hospital cardiac arrest
    Antti Kämäräinen
    Critical Care Medicine Research Group, Department of Critical Care Medicine, Tampere University Hospital and University of Tampere, TAYS PL 2000, 33521 Tampere, Finland
    Resuscitation 83:138-42. 2012
    ..In this descriptive study we aimed to evaluate whether the quality of feedback-monitored CPR during in-hospital cardiac arrest is reflected in near infrared frontal cerebral spectroscopy (NIRS)...
  3. doi request reprint Conduct of emergency research in patients unable to give consent--experiences and perceptions of patients, their consent providing next of kin, and treating physicians following a prehospital resuscitation trial
    Antti Kämäräinen
    Critical Care Medicine Research Group, Tampere University Hospital, TAYS PL2000, Tampere, Finland
    Resuscitation 83:81-5. 2012
    ..There are no reports describing how patients and their next of kin perceive this policy. The perceptions of patients and their spouses involved in an emergency trial conducted under surrogate consent were surveyed...
  4. pmc Prehospital therapeutic hypothermia after cardiac arrest--from current concepts to a future standard
    Antti Kämäräinen
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 17:53. 2009
    ..Most reported studies present data on cooling rates, safety and feasibility of different methods, but are inconclusive as regarding to outcome effects...
  5. doi request reprint Prehospital therapeutic hypothermia for comatose survivors of cardiac arrest: a randomized controlled trial
    A Kamarainen
    Medical School, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 53:900-7. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of this method in comparison with conventional therapy with spontaneous cooling often observed in prehospital patients...
  6. doi request reprint Hypothermic preconditioning of donor organs prior to harvesting and ischaemia using ice-cold intravenous fluids
    Antti Kämäräinen
    Critical Care Medicine Research Group, Department of Critical Care Medicine, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    Med Hypotheses 73:65-6. 2009
    ..The feasibility and effects of this hypothesis could be further evaluated in comparison to current treatment protocols in laboratory settings including evaluation of organ preservation...
  7. doi request reprint Statins for post resuscitation syndrome
    Antti Kämäräinen
    Medical School, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Med Hypotheses 73:97-9. 2009
    ..The generally good tolerance of statin therapy with minimal adverse effects would support this experiment, although a parenteral form of the drug to ensure adequate dosage might be a prerequisite...
  8. doi request reprint Induction of therapeutic hypothermia during prehospital CPR using ice-cold intravenous fluid
    Antti Kämäräinen
    Medical School, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Resuscitation 79:205-11. 2008
    ..Effects on return of spontaneous circulation (ROSC), rate of rearrest, temperature and haemodynamics were assessed. Additionally, the outcome was followed until discharge from hospital...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prehospital induction of therapeutic hypothermia during CPR: a pilot study
    Antti Kämäräinen
    Medical School, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Resuscitation 76:360-3. 2008
    ..We studied induction of therapeutic hypothermia during prehospital resuscitation from cardiac arrest using an infusion of ice-cold Ringer's solution in five adult patients...
  10. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous defibrillation after cessation of resuscitation in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: a case of Lazarus phenomenon
    Antti Kämäräinen
    Medical School, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Resuscitation 75:543-6. 2007
    ..The authors are unable to give an explanation to the event, but suspect the effect of adrenaline combined with mild hypothermia to have contributed to the self-defibrillation of the myocardium...
  11. ncbi request reprint Presumed futility in paramedic-treated out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: an Utstein style analysis in Tampere, Finland
    Antti Kämäräinen
    Medical School, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Resuscitation 75:235-43. 2007
    ..To report prospectively the outcome from prehospital cardiac arrest according to the Utstein template in the city of Tampere, Finland, with special reference to those patients in whom resuscitation was not attempted...
  12. doi request reprint Therapeutic hypothermia after cardiac arrest - cerebral perfusion and metabolism during upper and lower threshold normocapnia
    Lauri Pynnönen
    Critical Care Medicine Research Group, Department of Critical Care Medicine, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    Resuscitation 82:1174-9. 2011
    ..Using a multimodality approach, the effects of different carbaemic states on cerebral perfusion and metabolism were evaluated during therapeutic hypothermia...
  13. doi request reprint Incidence of iatrogenic dyscarbia during mild therapeutic hypothermia after successful resuscitation from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    Patrik Falkenbach
    Critical Care Medicine Research Group, Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    Resuscitation 80:990-3. 2009
    ..These results call for vigilance in adjustment of the ventilatory management to meet the needs of the patients treated with mild hypothermia...