L A Cobb

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Influence of cardiopulmonary resuscitation prior to defibrillation in patients with out-of-hospital ventricular fibrillation
    L A Cobb
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle 98104, USA
    JAMA 281:1182-8. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Changing incidence of out-of-hospital ventricular fibrillation, 1980-2000
    Leonard A Cobb
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington and Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Ave, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    JAMA 288:3008-13. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake of long-chain n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and the risk of primary cardiac arrest
    D S Siscovick
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 71:208S-12S. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in men and women
    C Kim
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Circulation 104:2699-703. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Randomized clinical trial of magnesium, diazepam, or both after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    W T Longstreth
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Neurology 59:506-14. 2002
  6. doi request reprint Outcome of cardiac arrests attended by emergency medical services staff at community outpatient dialysis centers
    T R Davis
    School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Kidney Int 73:933-9. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Influenza vaccination and the risk of primary cardiac arrest
    D S Siscovick
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 152:674-7. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Advantages and disadvantages of trial designs: a review of analysis methods for ICD studies. AVID Investigators
    A P Hallstrom
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle 98105, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 23:1029-38. 2000
  9. pmc Apolipoprotein E genotypes and outcome from out of hospital cardiac arrest
    W T Longstreth
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 74:1441-3. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Sudden death and myocardial infarction in first degree relatives as predictors of primary cardiac arrest
    Yechiel Friedlander
    Department of Social Medicine, The Hebrew University Hadassah School of Public Health, PO Box 12272, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    Atherosclerosis 162:211-6. 2002

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  1. ncbi request reprint Influence of cardiopulmonary resuscitation prior to defibrillation in patients with out-of-hospital ventricular fibrillation
    L A Cobb
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle 98104, USA
    JAMA 281:1182-8. 1999
    ..Studies in animals have shown improved outcomes when cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) was administered prior to an initial shock for VF of several minutes' duration...
  2. ncbi request reprint Changing incidence of out-of-hospital ventricular fibrillation, 1980-2000
    Leonard A Cobb
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington and Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Ave, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    JAMA 288:3008-13. 2002
    ..Recent reports from 2 European cities and an earlier observation from Seattle, Wash, suggest that the number of patients treated for out-of-hospital ventricular fibrillation (VF) has declined...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake of long-chain n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and the risk of primary cardiac arrest
    D S Siscovick
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 71:208S-12S. 2000
    ..These findings also may help to explain the apparent inconsistencies in earlier studies of long-chain n-3 PUFA intake and ischemic heart disease...
  4. ncbi request reprint Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in men and women
    C Kim
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Circulation 104:2699-703. 2001
    ..After adjustment for VF and other factors, women had higher resuscitation rates than men, but similar rates of survival from event to discharge...
  5. ncbi request reprint Randomized clinical trial of magnesium, diazepam, or both after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    W T Longstreth
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Neurology 59:506-14. 2002
    ..To evaluate the feasibility, safety, and efficacy of interventions aimed at improving neurologic outcome after cardiac arrest...
  6. doi request reprint Outcome of cardiac arrests attended by emergency medical services staff at community outpatient dialysis centers
    T R Davis
    School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Kidney Int 73:933-9. 2008
    ..The role of these devices in dialysis units will need a larger study to evaluate their efficacy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Influenza vaccination and the risk of primary cardiac arrest
    D S Siscovick
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 152:674-7. 2000
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  8. ncbi request reprint Advantages and disadvantages of trial designs: a review of analysis methods for ICD studies. AVID Investigators
    A P Hallstrom
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle 98105, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 23:1029-38. 2000
    ..Particular issues related to the use of the ICD for example, mode of death, inability to blind, selection practice, and treatment decision times make this a natural pedagogic platform...
  9. pmc Apolipoprotein E genotypes and outcome from out of hospital cardiac arrest
    W T Longstreth
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 74:1441-3. 2003
    ..We failed to confirm previous studies and found no significant associations between APOE genotype and outcome from out of hospital cardiac arrest...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sudden death and myocardial infarction in first degree relatives as predictors of primary cardiac arrest
    Yechiel Friedlander
    Department of Social Medicine, The Hebrew University Hadassah School of Public Health, PO Box 12272, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    Atherosclerosis 162:211-6. 2002
    ..Findings suggest a potential role of familial factors related to both MI and SD in PCA. Stronger findings for a familial patterning of PCA were noted for early onset disease in cases and their relatives...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pilot randomized clinical trial of prehospital induction of mild hypothermia in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest patients with a rapid infusion of 4 degrees C normal saline
    Francis Kim
    Department of Medicine, Box 359748, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Circulation 115:3064-70. 2007
    ..The aims of the present pilot study were to assess the feasibility, safety, and effectiveness of in-field cooling...
  12. ncbi request reprint The relationship between shocks and survival in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest patients initially found in PEA or asystole
    Al Hallstrom
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, 1107 NE 45th St, Suite 505, Seattle, WA 98105 4689, USA
    Resuscitation 74:418-26. 2007
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  13. ncbi request reprint Transthoracic incremental monophasic versus biphasic defibrillation by emergency responders (TIMBER): a randomized comparison of monophasic with biphasic waveform ascending energy defibrillation for the resuscitation of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest due
    Peter J Kudenchuk
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Circulation 114:2010-8. 2006
    ..Although biphasic, as compared with monophasic, waveform defibrillation for cardiac arrest is increasing in use and popularity, whether it is truly a more lifesaving waveform is unproven...
  14. ncbi request reprint Manual chest compression vs use of an automated chest compression device during resuscitation following out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: a randomized trial
    Al Hallstrom
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    JAMA 295:2620-8. 2006
    ..Compared with manual chest compression, an automated load-distributing band (LDB) chest compression device produces greater blood flow to vital organs and may improve resuscitation outcomes...
  15. ncbi request reprint Automated external defibrillators: to what extent does the algorithm delay CPR?
    Thomas D Rea
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 46:132-41. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study is to evaluate outcomes of rhythm reanalyses immediately after shock, stacked shocks, and initial postshock pulse checks in relation to achieving a pulse and initiating CPR...
  16. ncbi request reprint Pilot study of rapid infusion of 2 L of 4 degrees C normal saline for induction of mild hypothermia in hospitalized, comatose survivors of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    Francis Kim
    Department of Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Circulation 112:715-9. 2005
    ..Infusion of cold, intravenous fluid has been proposed as a safe, effective, and inexpensive technique to induce mild hypothermia after cardiac arrest...
  17. ncbi request reprint Out-of-hospital care of critical drug overdoses involving cardiac arrest
    Valentine L Paredes
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 11:71-4. 2004
    ..This study investigates the involvement and potential mortality benefit of EMS for critical drug poisonings, characterized by cardiovascular collapse requiring cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Dispatcher assisted CPR: implementation and potential benefit. A 12-year study
    Alfred P Hallstrom
    Department of Biostatistics, Clinical Trial Center, University of Washington, 1107 N E 45th St, Suite 505, Seattle, WA 98105 4689, USA
    Resuscitation 57:123-9. 2003
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  19. ncbi request reprint Emergency medical services and mortality from heart disease: a community study
    Thomas D Rea
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 41:494-9. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the involvement and potential mortality benefit of out-of-hospital EMS care of cardiac arrest on community heart disease mortality...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cell membrane trans-fatty acids and the risk of primary cardiac arrest
    Rozenn N Lemaitre
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98101, USA
    Circulation 105:697-701. 2002
    ..The relation of trans-fatty acid intake to life-threatening arrhythmias and primary cardiac arrest is unknown...
  21. ncbi request reprint Digoxin therapy and the risk of primary cardiac arrest in patients with congestive heart failure: effect of mild-moderate renal impairment
    Thomas D Rea
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, University of Washington, Department of Medicine, Metropolitan Park, 1730 Minor Avenue, East Tower, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:646-50. 2003
    ..The cardiac safety of digoxin therapy for congestive heart failure (CHF) is a source of concern, especially among those with renal impairment...
  22. ncbi request reprint Robert Arthur Bruce, MD. Exercise cardiology
    J Ward Kennedy
    Circulation 111:2410-1. 2005