Mary Ann Peberdy

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prehospital and emergency department care to preserve neurologic function during and following cardiopulmonary resuscitation
    Joseph P Ornato
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, 1200 East Broad Street, West Hospital, 10th Floor, Room 1042, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Neurol Clin 24:23-39. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Recommended guidelines for monitoring, reporting, and conducting research on medical emergency team, outreach, and rapid response systems: an Utstein-style scientific statement: a scientific statement from the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitat
    Mary Ann Peberdy
    Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
    Circulation 116:2481-500. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Survival from in-hospital cardiac arrest during nights and weekends
    Mary Ann Peberdy
    Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0204, USA
    JAMA 299:785-92. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Progress in resuscitation: an evolution, not a revolution
    Mary Ann Peberdy
    JAMA 299:1188-90. 2008
  5. doi request reprint The first documented cardiac arrest rhythm in hospitalized patients with heart failure
    Mary Ann Peberdy
    Internal Medicine and Emergency Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1200 East Marshall Street West Hospital, 5th Floor, Richmond, VA 23298, United States
    Resuscitation 80:1346-50. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Effect of caregiver gender, age, and feedback prompts on chest compression rate and depth
    Mary Ann Peberdy
    Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, United States
    Resuscitation 80:1169-74. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Recommended guidelines for monitoring, reporting, and conducting research on medical emergency team, outreach, and rapid response systems: an Utstein-style scientific statement. A Scientific Statement from the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitat
    Mary Ann Peberdy
    Resuscitation 75:412-33. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Adverse events associated with lay emergency response programs: the public access defibrillation trial experience
    Mary Ann Peberdy
    Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, Box 908204, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Resuscitation 70:59-65. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Cardiopulmonary resuscitation of adults in the hospital: a report of 14720 cardiac arrests from the National Registry of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
    Mary Ann Peberdy
    Virginia Commonwealth University s Health System, West Hospital, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Resuscitation 58:297-308. 2003
  10. pmc Defining the optimal prognostic window for cardiopulmonary exercise testing in patients with heart failure
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 3:405-11. 2010

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Publications64

  1. ncbi request reprint Prehospital and emergency department care to preserve neurologic function during and following cardiopulmonary resuscitation
    Joseph P Ornato
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, 1200 East Broad Street, West Hospital, 10th Floor, Room 1042, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Neurol Clin 24:23-39. 2006
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Recommended guidelines for monitoring, reporting, and conducting research on medical emergency team, outreach, and rapid response systems: an Utstein-style scientific statement: a scientific statement from the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitat
    Mary Ann Peberdy
    Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
    Circulation 116:2481-500. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Survival from in-hospital cardiac arrest during nights and weekends
    Mary Ann Peberdy
    Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0204, USA
    JAMA 299:785-92. 2008
    ..Patient physiology and process of care for in-hospital cardiac arrest may be different at night and on weekends because of hospital factors unrelated to patient, event, or location variables...
  4. doi request reprint Progress in resuscitation: an evolution, not a revolution
    Mary Ann Peberdy
    JAMA 299:1188-90. 2008
  5. doi request reprint The first documented cardiac arrest rhythm in hospitalized patients with heart failure
    Mary Ann Peberdy
    Internal Medicine and Emergency Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1200 East Marshall Street West Hospital, 5th Floor, Richmond, VA 23298, United States
    Resuscitation 80:1346-50. 2009
    ..Patients with heart failure (HF) have abnormal cellular anatomy and myocardial mechanics that may impact the initial rhythm and subsequent outcomes in cardiac arrest (CA)...
  6. doi request reprint Effect of caregiver gender, age, and feedback prompts on chest compression rate and depth
    Mary Ann Peberdy
    Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, United States
    Resuscitation 80:1169-74. 2009
    ..Quality of chest compressions (CC) is an important determinant of resuscitation outcome for cardiac arrest patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Recommended guidelines for monitoring, reporting, and conducting research on medical emergency team, outreach, and rapid response systems: an Utstein-style scientific statement. A Scientific Statement from the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitat
    Mary Ann Peberdy
    Resuscitation 75:412-33. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Adverse events associated with lay emergency response programs: the public access defibrillation trial experience
    Mary Ann Peberdy
    Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, Box 908204, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Resuscitation 70:59-65. 2006
    ..The adverse event (AE) profile of lay volunteer CPR and public access defibrillation (PAD) programs is unknown. We undertook to investigate the frequency, severity, and type of AE's occurring in widespread PAD implementation...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cardiopulmonary resuscitation of adults in the hospital: a report of 14720 cardiac arrests from the National Registry of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
    Mary Ann Peberdy
    Virginia Commonwealth University s Health System, West Hospital, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Resuscitation 58:297-308. 2003
    ..Neurological outcome in discharged survivors was generally good. Eighty-six percent of patients with Cerebral Performance Category-1 (CPC-1) at the time of hospital admission had a postarrest CPC-1 at the time of hospital discharge...
  10. pmc Defining the optimal prognostic window for cardiopulmonary exercise testing in patients with heart failure
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 3:405-11. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to assess the change in prognostic characteristics of CPX at different time intervals...
  11. doi request reprint Overestimation of aerobic capacity with the bruce treadmill protocol in patients being assessed for suspected myocardial ischemia
    Sherry Pinkstaff
    Department of Physical Therapy, Medical College of Virginia Campus, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 31:254-60. 2011
    ..However, the potential to overestimate peak VO2 exists and may have clinical implications regarding the interpretation of exercise test data...
  12. pmc Determining the preferred percent-predicted equation for peak oxygen consumption in patients with heart failure
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0224, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 2:113-20. 2009
    ..The purpose of the present investigation was to determine the prognostic ability of several established peak Vo(2) prediction equations in a large heart failure cohort...
  13. pmc Cardiopulmonary exercise testing is equally prognostic in young, middle-aged and older individuals diagnosed with heart failure
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0224, USA
    Int J Cardiol 151:278-83. 2011
    ..The purpose of the present investigation was to evaluate the prognostic value of CPX in young, middle-aged and older patients with HF...
  14. pmc The partial pressure of resting end-tidal carbon dioxide predicts major cardiac events in patients with systolic heart failure
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Health Sciences Campus, Richmond, VA 23298 0224, USA
    Am Heart J 156:982-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of the present study was to compare the prognostic ability of the partial pressure of Petco2 at rest to other commonly collected resting variables in patients with systolic HF...
  15. doi request reprint The prognostic value of the heart rate response during exercise and recovery in patients with heart failure: influence of beta-blockade
    Ross Arena
    Department of Internal Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University, Health Sciences Campus, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0224, USA
    Int J Cardiol 138:166-73. 2010
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  16. doi request reprint The ventilatory classification system effectively predicts hospitalization in patients with heart failure
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Physiology, and Internal Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University, Health Sciences Campus, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 28:195-8. 2008
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Prognostic characteristics of cardiopulmonary exercise testing in caucasian and African American patients with heart failure
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Health Sciences Campus, Richmond, VA 23298 0224, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 14:310-5. 2008
    ..While the VE/VCO(2) slope was the most robust prognostic marker in both Caucasian and African American patients, the predictive ability of peak VO(2) seems to be influenced by race and sex...
  18. doi request reprint Prognostic value of timing and duration characteristics of exercise oscillatory ventilation in patients with heart failure
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Health Sciences Campus, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0224, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 27:341-7. 2008
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to examine the prognostic value of the largest ventilatory oscillation characteristics in HF patients...
  19. pmc Influence of etiology of heart failure on the obesity paradox
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, USA
    Am J Cardiol 104:1116-21. 2009
    ..Moreover, the body mass index appears to add predictive value during the cardiopulmonary exercise testing assessment. However, survival appears to differ according to HF etiology in subjects classified as overweight...
  20. doi request reprint Impact of resuscitation system errors on survival from in-hospital cardiac arrest
    Joseph P Ornato
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0401, USA
    Resuscitation 83:63-9. 2012
    ..The impact of resuscitation system errors on survival during IHCA resuscitation has not been evaluated. The purpose of this paper was to evaluate the impact of resuscitation system errors on survival to hospital discharge after IHCA...
  21. ncbi request reprint Prognostic characteristics of heart rate recovery according to sex in patients with heart failure
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, USA Department of Internal Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, USA
    Int J Cardiol 145:293-4. 2010
    ..75-0.89, p<0.001), it was stronger in the latter group. The prognostic strength of HRR may be superior in female HF patients. This discrepancy may be driven by the ability of HRR to better reflect autonomic function in females...
  22. doi request reprint Neuromuscular electrical stimulation and inspiratory muscle training as potential adjunctive rehabilitation options for patients with heart failure
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Medical College of Virginia Campus, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 30:209-23. 2010
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  23. doi request reprint Usefulness of decrease in oxygen uptake efficiency slope to identify myocardial perfusion defects in men undergoing myocardial ischemic evaluation
    Sherry Pinkstaff
    Department of Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Medical College of Virginia Campus, Richmond, Virginia
    Am J Cardiol 106:1534-9. 2010
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  24. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of the prognostic significance of cardiopulmonary exercise testing in patients with heart failure
    Lawrence P Cahalin
    Department of Physical Therapy, Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33146 2435, USA
    Heart Fail Rev 18:79-94. 2013
    ..CPX is an important component in the prognostic assessment of patients with HF. The results of this meta-analysis strongly confirm this and support a multivariate approach to the application of CPX in this patient population...
  25. ncbi request reprint Influence of etiology on ventilatory expired gas and prognosis in heart failure
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Medical College of Virginia, Health Sciences Campus, Box 980224, Richmond, VA 23298 0224, USA
    Int J Cardiol 99:217-23. 2005
    ..2) Examine the prognostic value of HF etiology...
  26. ncbi request reprint Prognostic ability of VE/VCO2 slope calculations using different exercise test time intervals in subjects with heart failure
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Health Sciences Campus, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0224, USA
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 10:463-8. 2003
    ..The VE-VCO2 relationship is generally linear thereby hypothetically producing similar slope values regardless of the exercise-test time interval used for calculation...
  27. doi request reprint Exercise blood pressure response during assisted circulatory support: comparison of the total artificial [corrected] heart with a left ventricular assist device during rehabilitation
    Harajeshwar S Kohli
    Division of Cardiology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298 7710, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 30:1207-13. 2011
    ..We evaluated the blood pressure (BP) response to exercise and exercise performance in patients with a TAH compared to those with a with a continuous-flow left ventricular assist device (LVAD)...
  28. doi request reprint Cardiac arrest in the Emergency Department: a report from the National Registry of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
    Robert G Kayser
    Department of Medicine Cardiology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, United States
    Resuscitation 78:151-60. 2008
    ..Little is known about cardiac arrests (CA) in the Emergency Department (ED). The objective of this study was to determine the characteristics of ED CAs...
  29. doi request reprint The influence of referral source on characteristics of patients undergoing cardiac stress testing: emergency department versus outpatient office
    Sherry Pinkstaff
    Department of Phyical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Medical College of Virginia Campus, Richmond, VA 23298 0224, USA
    Postgrad Med 123:36-41. 2011
    ..Whether patients referred for cardiac stress testing from these referral sources differ in clinically significant ways is unknown, and is thus the purpose of this investigation...
  30. pmc Quantifying exertion level during exercise stress testing using percentage of age-predicted maximal heart rate, rate pressure product, and perceived exertion
    Sherry Pinkstaff
    Department of Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Medical College of Virginia Campus, Richmond, VA 23140, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 85:1095-100. 2010
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  31. ncbi request reprint Impact of time past exercise testing on prognostic variables in heart failure
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Box 980224, Virginia Commonwealth University, Medical College of Virginia, Health Sciences Campus, Richmond, VA 23298 0224, USA
    Int J Cardiol 106:88-94. 2006
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Development of a ventilatory classification system in patients with heart failure
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Box 980224, Virginia Commonwealth University, Health Sciences Campus, Richmond, VA 23298 0224, USA
    Circulation 115:2410-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of the present study is to refine the prognostic power of the VE/VCO2 slope by developing a ventilatory class system that correlates VE/VCO2 cut points to cardiac-related events...
  33. doi request reprint A cardiopulmonary exercise testing score for predicting outcomes in patients with heart failure
    Jonathan Myers
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Am Heart J 156:1177-83. 2008
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate the predictive accuracy of a cardiopulmonary exercise test (CPX) score...
  34. ncbi request reprint Peak VO2 and VE/VCO2 slope in patients with heart failure: a prognostic comparison
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond, VA, USA
    Am Heart J 147:354-60. 2004
    ..The minute ventilation--carbon dioxide production relationship (VE/VCO2 slope) has recently demonstrated prognostic significance in patients with HF, and in some studies, it has outperformed peak VO2...
  35. doi request reprint The lowest VE/VCO2 ratio during exercise as a predictor of outcomes in patients with heart failure
    Jonathan Myers
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Card Fail 15:756-62. 2009
    ..However, the prognostic power of this index is unknown...
  36. ncbi request reprint Use of an automated, load-distributing band chest compression device for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest resuscitation
    Marcus Eng Hock Ong
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Health, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    JAMA 295:2629-37. 2006
    ..Only 1% to 8% of adults with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest survive to hospital discharge...
  37. ncbi request reprint Technical considerations related to the minute ventilation/carbon dioxide output slope in patients with heart failure
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Medical College of Virginia, Health Sciences Campus, Richmond, 23298 0224, USA
    Chest 124:720-7. 2003
    ..However, the method by which the VE/VCO(2) slope is expressed has been inconsistent...
  38. doi request reprint Anxiety, depression, and PTSD following cardiac arrest: a systematic review of the literature
    Kathryn P Wilder Schaaf
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0542, USA
    Resuscitation 84:873-7. 2013
    ..Identify the occurrence rate of post-arrest psychological distress; evaluate methodological approaches; suggest future research priorities; address clinical implications...
  39. doi request reprint Body surface mapping vs 12-lead electrocardiography to detect ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    Joseph P Ornato
    Internal Medicine Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, PO Box 980401, Richmond, VA 23298 0401, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 27:779-84. 2009
    ..We conclude that BSM using 80-lead BSM ECG is more sensitive for detection of STEMI than 12-lead ECG, while retaining similar specificity...
  40. ncbi request reprint Influence of heart failure etiology on the prognostic value of peak oxygen consumption and minute ventilation/carbon dioxide production slope
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Box 980224, Virginia Commonwealth University, Medical College of Virginia, Health Sciences Campus, Richmond, VA 23298 0224, USA
    Chest 128:2812-7. 2005
    ..In the present study, we investigated the effect of HF etiology on the prognostic applications of peak V(O2) and Ve/V(CO2) slope...
  41. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of phase 1 of oxygen uptake on-kinetics response in the heart failure population: a pilot study
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Medical College of Virginia, Health Sciences Campus, Box 980224, 1200 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23298 0224, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 24:401-4. 2004
  42. ncbi request reprint Comparison of oxygen uptake on-kinetic calculations in heart failure
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Medical College of Virginia, Health Sciences Campus, Richmond, VA, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:1563-9. 2002
    ..These calculations are presumed to be interchangeable, but research supporting this claim is limited. This investigation compares and contrasts two of the more commonly used O(2) uptake on-kinetic calculations...
  43. ncbi request reprint Relationship between the Minnesota Living With Heart Failure Questionnaire and key ventilatory expired gas measures during exercise testing in patients with heart failure
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Medical College of VA, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1200 East Broad Street, PO Box 980224, Richmond, VA 23298 0224, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 22:273-7. 2002
    ..Specifically, is there evidence to indicate that perceived quality of life (QOL) influences exercise performance independent of physiologic function in the HF population?..
  44. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of heart rate recovery in patients with heart failure
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Health Sciences Campus, Richmond, VA 23298 0224, USA
    Am Heart J 151:851.e7-13. 2006
    ..We sought to assess the prognostic utility of heart rate recovery (HRR) in patients with HF...
  45. ncbi request reprint Influence of subject effort on the prognostic value of peak VO2 and the VE/VCO2 slope in patients with heart failure
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0224, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 24:317-20. 2004
  46. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of resting end-tidal carbon dioxide in patients with heart failure
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Box 980224, Virginia Commonwealth University, Health Sciences Campus, Richmond, Virginia, 23298 0224, USA
    Int J Cardiol 109:351-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of the present study is to assess the ability of resting end-tidal carbon dioxide partial pressure (PETCO2) to predict cardiac-related events in patients with HF...
  47. doi request reprint Applying lessons from commercial aviation safety and operations to resuscitation
    Joseph P Ornato
    Virginia Commonwealth University, Department of Emergency Medicine, Main Hospital, 2nd Floor, Suite 500, 1250 East Marshall Street, Richmond, VA 23298 0401, United States Richmond Ambulance Authority, Richmond Fire and EMS, Henrico Fire, United States Electronic address
    Resuscitation 85:173-6. 2014
    ..This commentary provides the perspective of two physician-pilots showing how commercial aviation training, operations, and safety principles can be adapted to resuscitation team training and performance. ..
  48. ncbi request reprint External validation of termination of resuscitation guidelines in the setting of intra-arrest cold saline, mechanical CPR, and comprehensive post resuscitation care
    F Jerome Diskin
    School of Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, United States
    Resuscitation 85:910-4. 2014
    ..However, as pre-hospital treatment for OHCA evolves and survival improves, these TOR guidelines must be reevaluated in the contemporary context of emergency medical services (EMS) providing access to advanced resuscitation care...
  49. ncbi request reprint The minute ventilation/carbon dioxide production slope is prognostically superior to the oxygen uptake efficiency slope
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Health Sciences Campus, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0224, USA
    J Card Fail 13:462-9. 2007
    ..Recently, the oxygen uptake efficiency slope (OUES) has demonstrated prognostic value, but additional comparisons to established cardiopulmonary exercise test (CPET) variables are required...
  50. ncbi request reprint Predicting peak oxygen consumption during a conservative ramping protocol: implications for the heart failure population
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Box 980224, Virginia Commonwealth University MCV Campus, Richmond, VA 23298 0224, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 23:183-9. 2003
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to examine the difference between measured and estimated VO(2) (VO(2) discrepancy) during a highly conservative ramping protocol...
  51. ncbi request reprint Short-term reliability of oxygen uptake on-kinetics in apparently healthy subjects
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University, Health Sciences Campus, Richmond, VA 23298 0224, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 26:219-23. 2006
    ..The purpose of the present investigation is to assess the short-term reliability of O2 uptake on-kinetics in a group of apparently healthy individuals...
  52. ncbi request reprint Reliability of resting end-tidal carbon dioxide in chronic heart failure
    Ross Arena
    Departments of Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Health Sciences Campus, PO Box 980224, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 25:177-80. 2005
  53. ncbi request reprint Using the Duke Activity Status Index in heart failure
    Ross Arena
    Department of Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, VA, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 22:93-5. 2002
  54. ncbi request reprint Implementation of community-based public access defibrillation in the PAD trial
    Lynne D Richardson
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1620, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:688-97. 2005
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  55. ncbi request reprint Defibrillators in public places--one step closer to home
    W Douglas Weaver
    Henry Ford Heart and Vascular Institute, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    N Engl J Med 347:1223-4. 2002
  56. ncbi request reprint Stress reactions and perceived difficulties of lay responders to a medical emergency
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute, University of Pennsylvania, 420 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    Resuscitation 70:98-106. 2006
    ..Bystander CPR rates remain low. One reason may be that the thought of responding to an emergency is so stressful that it decreases the willingness of laypersons to respond...
  57. ncbi request reprint First documented rhythm and clinical outcome from in-hospital cardiac arrest among children and adults
    Vinay M Nadkarni
    Departments of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104 4399, USA
    JAMA 295:50-7. 2006
    ..Cardiac arrests in children are typically asystole or PEA...
  58. ncbi request reprint Post-resuscitation care: is it the missing link in the Chain of Survival?
    Mary Ann Peberdy
    Resuscitation 64:135-7. 2005
  59. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in advanced heart failure: insights from the BEST study
    Jalal K Ghali
    Cardiac Centers of Louisiana, Shreveport, Louisiana 71103, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 42:2128-34. 2003
    ..The goal of this study was to determine the influence of gender on baseline characteristics, response to treatment, and prognosis in patients with heart failure (HF) and impaired left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF)...
  60. pmc Management of brain injury after resuscitation from cardiac arrest
    Romergryko G Geocadin
    Neurosciences Critical Care Division, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Neurol Clin 26:487-506, ix. 2008
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  61. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic hypothermia after cardiac arrest: unintentional overcooling is common using ice packs and conventional cooling blankets
    Raina M Merchant
    Section of Emergency Medicine, University of Chicago Hospitals Emergency Resuscitation Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Crit Care Med 34:S490-4. 2006
    ..We sought to measure the prevalence of overcooling (<32 degrees C) in postarrest survivors receiving primarily noninvasive cooling...
  62. ncbi request reprint Measuring progress in resuscitation: it's time for a better tool
    Joseph P Ornato
    Circulation 114:2754-6. 2006
  63. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for implementation of community consultation and public disclosure under the Food and Drug Administration's "Exception from informed consent requirements for emergency research": a special report from the American Heart Associati
    Henry Halperin
    Johns Hopkins University
    Circulation 116:1855-63. 2007
  64. ncbi request reprint Intensive care for brain injury after cardiac arrest: therapeutic hypothermia and related neuroprotective strategies
    Romergryko G Geocadin
    Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Meyer 8 140, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Crit Care Clin 22:619-36; abstract viii. 2006
    ..This article discusses these advances and their potential impact on the care provided in the ICU...