Demetris Yannopoulos

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Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Intra-cardiopulmonary resuscitation hypothermia with and without volume loading in an ischemic model of cardiac arrest
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Cardiology Division, University of Minnesota, Mayo Mail Code 508, 420 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Circulation 120:1426-35. 2009
  2. pmc Ischemic post-conditioning and vasodilator therapy during standard cardiopulmonary resuscitation to reduce cardiac and brain injury after prolonged untreated ventricular fibrillation
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Cardiovascular Division at the University of Minnesota, MN, United States
    Resuscitation 84:1143-9. 2013
  3. pmc Controlled pauses at the initiation of sodium nitroprusside-enhanced cardiopulmonary resuscitation facilitate neurological and cardiac recovery after 15 mins of untreated ventricular fibrillation
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Crit Care Med 40:1562-9. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Cardiac arrest, mild therapeutic hypothermia, and unanticipated cerebral recovery
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Neurologist 13:369-75. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Sodium nitroprusside enhanced cardiopulmonary resuscitation improves survival with good neurological function in a porcine model of prolonged cardiac arrest
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis St Paul, MN, USA
    Crit Care Med 39:1269-74. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Acute management of sudden cardiac death in adults based upon the new CPR guidelines
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Minnesota, 2800 Hamline Avenue North No 211, Roseville, MN 55113, USA
    Europace 9:2-9. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Advances in cardiopulmonary resuscitation
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Department of Medicine, Interventional Cardiology, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware Street, MMC 508, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Heart Fail Clin 7:251-68, ix. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Subacute gastric perforation caused by a left ventricular assist device
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Division of Cardiology, University of Minnesota, MN, Mail Code 508, 420 Delaware St, SE Minneapolis, MN 55455, United States
    World J Gastroenterol 13:3253-4. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of incomplete chest wall decompression during cardiopulmonary resuscitation on coronary and cerebral perfusion pressures in a porcine model of cardiac arrest
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, 914 South 8th St, 3rd Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55404, USA
    Resuscitation 64:363-72. 2005
  10. doi request reprint No assisted ventilation cardiopulmonary resuscitation and 24-hour neurological outcomes in a porcine model of cardiac arrest
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Division of Cardiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Crit Care Med 38:254-60. 2010

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  1. doi request reprint Intra-cardiopulmonary resuscitation hypothermia with and without volume loading in an ischemic model of cardiac arrest
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Cardiology Division, University of Minnesota, Mayo Mail Code 508, 420 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Circulation 120:1426-35. 2009
    ..We investigated the effects of intra-cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) hypothermia with and without volume loading on return to spontaneous circulation and infarction size in an ischemic model of cardiac arrest...
  2. pmc Ischemic post-conditioning and vasodilator therapy during standard cardiopulmonary resuscitation to reduce cardiac and brain injury after prolonged untreated ventricular fibrillation
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Cardiovascular Division at the University of Minnesota, MN, United States
    Resuscitation 84:1143-9. 2013
    ..We investigated the effects of ischemic postconditioning (IPC) with and without cardioprotective vasodilatory therapy (CVT) at the initiation of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on cardio-cerebral function and 48-h survival...
  3. pmc Controlled pauses at the initiation of sodium nitroprusside-enhanced cardiopulmonary resuscitation facilitate neurological and cardiac recovery after 15 mins of untreated ventricular fibrillation
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Crit Care Med 40:1562-9. 2012
    ..The primary study end point was 24-hr survival with favorable neurologic function after 15 mins of untreated ventricular fibrillation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cardiac arrest, mild therapeutic hypothermia, and unanticipated cerebral recovery
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Neurologist 13:369-75. 2007
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  5. ncbi request reprint Sodium nitroprusside enhanced cardiopulmonary resuscitation improves survival with good neurological function in a porcine model of prolonged cardiac arrest
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis St Paul, MN, USA
    Crit Care Med 39:1269-74. 2011
    ..The combination of active compression-decompression CPR+ITD+AB without SNP will be called "enhanced" or eCPR...
  6. ncbi request reprint Acute management of sudden cardiac death in adults based upon the new CPR guidelines
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Minnesota, 2800 Hamline Avenue North No 211, Roseville, MN 55113, USA
    Europace 9:2-9. 2007
    ..The new American Heart Association 2005 Guidelines introduced a number of changes for the initial management of cardiorespiratory arrest based on new data that accumulated over the last 5 years...
  7. doi request reprint Advances in cardiopulmonary resuscitation
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Department of Medicine, Interventional Cardiology, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware Street, MMC 508, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Heart Fail Clin 7:251-68, ix. 2011
    ..Special emphasis is given to the basic simple ways to improve circulation, vital organ perfusion pressures, and the grave prognosis of sudden cardiac death...
  8. ncbi request reprint Subacute gastric perforation caused by a left ventricular assist device
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Division of Cardiology, University of Minnesota, MN, Mail Code 508, 420 Delaware St, SE Minneapolis, MN 55455, United States
    World J Gastroenterol 13:3253-4. 2007
    ..Gastric acid related erosions were present on the metallic surface suggesting prolonged exposure. This is the second case report of this rare complication and the first case report of a subacute course...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of incomplete chest wall decompression during cardiopulmonary resuscitation on coronary and cerebral perfusion pressures in a porcine model of cardiac arrest
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, 914 South 8th St, 3rd Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55404, USA
    Resuscitation 64:363-72. 2005
    ..Recent data suggest that generation of negative intrathoracic pressure during the decompression phase of CPR improves hemodynamics, organ perfusion and survival...
  10. doi request reprint No assisted ventilation cardiopulmonary resuscitation and 24-hour neurological outcomes in a porcine model of cardiac arrest
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Division of Cardiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Crit Care Med 38:254-60. 2010
    ..To evaluate the effect of no assisted ventilation cardiopulmonary resuscitation on neurologically intact survival compared with ten positive pressure ventilations/minute cardiopulmonary resuscitation in a pig model of cardiac arrest...
  11. pmc Sodium nitroprusside-enhanced cardiopulmonary resuscitation improves resuscitation rates after prolonged untreated cardiac arrest in two porcine models
    Jason C Schultz
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Crit Care Med 39:2705-10. 2011
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  12. ncbi request reprint Sodium nitroprusside enhanced cardiopulmonary resuscitation prevents post-resuscitation left ventricular dysfunction and improves 24-hour survival and neurological function in a porcine model of prolonged untreated ventricular fibrillation
    Jason Schultz
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0341, USA
    Resuscitation 82:S35-40. 2011
    ..We hypothesize that SNPeCPR will improve post resuscitation left ventricular function and neurological function compared to standard (S) CPR after 15 min of untreated ventricular fibrillation in a porcine model of cardiac arrest...
  13. doi request reprint Ischemic postconditioning at the initiation of cardiopulmonary resuscitation facilitates functional cardiac and cerebral recovery after prolonged untreated ventricular fibrillation
    Nicolas Segal
    Cardiovascular Division, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455 0341, USA
    Resuscitation 83:1397-403. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that four 20-s pauses during the first 3 min of standard CPR would improve post resuscitation cardiac and neurological function, in a porcine model of prolonged untreated cardiac arrest...
  14. pmc Sodium nitroprusside enhanced cardiopulmonary resuscitation (SNPeCPR) improves vital organ perfusion pressures and carotid blood flow in a porcine model of cardiac arrest
    Jason Schultz
    Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Resuscitation 83:374-7. 2012
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  15. pmc Treatment of non-traumatic out-of-hospital cardiac arrest with active compression decompression cardiopulmonary resuscitation plus an impedance threshold device
    Ralph J Frascone
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Regions Hospital, St Paul, MN 55101, USA
    Resuscitation 84:1214-22. 2013
    ..The current analysis examined whether treatment with ACD+ITD is more effective than standard (S-CPR) for all cardiac arrests of non-traumatic origin, regardless of the etiology...
  16. ncbi request reprint Incomplete chest wall decompression: a clinical evaluation of CPR performance by trained laypersons and an assessment of alternative manual chest compression-decompression techniques
    Tom P Aufderheide
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Resuscitation 71:341-51. 2006
    ..Complete chest wall recoil improves hemodynamics during CPR by generating relatively negative intrathoracic pressure, which draws venous blood back to the heart, providing cardiac preload prior to the next chest compression...
  17. ncbi request reprint Comparison of a 10-breaths-per-minute versus a 2-breaths-per-minute strategy during cardiopulmonary resuscitation in a porcine model of cardiac arrest
    Keith G Lurie
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Respir Care 53:862-70. 2008
    ..Hyperventilation during cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is harmful...
  18. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamic and respiratory effects of negative tracheal pressure during CPR in pigs
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Department of Cardiology, Cardiac Arrhythmia Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Resuscitation 69:487-94. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the hemodynamic and blood gas effects of more prolonged (15 min) use of the ITPR during CPR in a porcine model of cardiac arrest...
  19. doi request reprint Impairment of carotid artery blood flow by supraglottic airway use in a swine model of cardiac arrest
    Nicolas Segal
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Resuscitation 83:1025-30. 2012
    ..These devices utilize pressurized balloons to direct air to the trachea and prevent esophagus insufflation. We hypothesize that the use of a SGD will compress the carotid artery and decrease carotid blood flow (CBF) during CPR in pigs...
  20. pmc From laboratory science to six emergency medical services systems: New understanding of the physiology of cardiopulmonary resuscitation increases survival rates after cardiac arrest
    Tom P Aufderheide
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Crit Care Med 36:S397-404. 2008
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  21. ncbi request reprint Intrathoracic pressure regulation improves vital organ perfusion pressures in normovolemic and hypovolemic pigs
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    University of Minnesota, Division of Cardiology, MN, USA
    Resuscitation 70:445-53. 2006
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  22. ncbi request reprint Inspiratory impedance threshold device effects on hypotension in heat-stroked swine
    Wolfgang G Voelckel
    Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Cardiac Arrhythmia Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 79:743-8. 2008
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  23. ncbi request reprint Incomplete chest wall decompression: a clinical evaluation of CPR performance by EMS personnel and assessment of alternative manual chest compression-decompression techniques
    Tom P Aufderheide
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200W Wisconsin Avenue, FEH Room 1870, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Resuscitation 64:353-62. 2005
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  24. doi request reprint Improving microcirculation with therapeutic intrathoracic pressure regulation in a porcine model of hemorrhage
    Nicolas Segal
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Resuscitation 82:S16-22. 2011
    ..This therapy augments cardiac output and lowers intracranial pressure, thereby providing greater circulation to the heart and brain. The effects of IPR on microcirculation remain unknown...
  25. pmc Improved cerebral perfusion pressures and 24-hr neurological survival in a porcine model of cardiac arrest with active compression-decompression cardiopulmonary resuscitation and augmentation of negative intrathoracic pressure
    Anja K Metzger
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Crit Care Med 40:1851-6. 2012
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  26. ncbi request reprint Reducing ventilation frequency combined with an inspiratory impedance device improves CPR efficiency in swine model of cardiac arrest
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota DY, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Resuscitation 61:75-82. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the currently recommended C/V ratio of 5:1 with a 10:1 ratio, +/- the ITD, to optimize circulation and oxygenation during CPR...
  27. ncbi request reprint Intrathoracic pressure regulation for intracranial pressure management in normovolemic and hypovolemic pigs
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Department of Cardiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Crit Care Med 34:S495-500. 2006
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  28. pmc Intrathoracic pressure regulation improves 24-hour survival in a pediatric porcine model of hemorrhagic shock
    Anja Metzger
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Pediatr Res 70:267-71. 2011
    ..01). IPR survival rates were significantly improved with IPR [9/9 (IPR) versus 5/11 (controls); p < 0.02]. In this piglet model of hemorrhagic shock, IPR treatment safely and significantly improved MAP, CI, and 24-h survival rates...
  29. doi request reprint Implementing the 2005 American Heart Association Guidelines improves outcomes after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    Tom P Aufderheide
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Heart Rhythm 7:1357-62. 2010
    ..The purpose of the study was to determine whether applying highly recommended changes in the 2005 American Heart Association (AHA) Guidelines would improve outcomes after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest...
  30. ncbi request reprint Intrathoracic pressure regulation improves 24-hour survival in a porcine model of hypovolemic shock
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Department of Cardiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Anesth Analg 104:157-62. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that application of intermittent negative intrathoracic pressure in a pig model of severe hypovolemic hypotension would increase 24-h neurological intact survival rates...
  31. ncbi request reprint Clinical and hemodynamic comparison of 15:2 and 30:2 compression-to-ventilation ratios for cardiopulmonary resuscitation
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Crit Care Med 34:1444-9. 2006
    ..To compare cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) with a compression to ventilation (C:V) ratio of 15:2 vs. 30:2, with and without use of an impedance threshold device (ITD)...
  32. doi request reprint Take Heart America: A comprehensive, community-wide, systems-based approach to the treatment of cardiac arrest
    Charles J Lick
    Allina Medical Transportation, St Paul, MN, USA
    Crit Care Med 39:26-33. 2011
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  33. pmc Standard cardiopulmonary resuscitation versus active compression-decompression cardiopulmonary resuscitation with augmentation of negative intrathoracic pressure for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: a randomised trial
    Tom P Aufderheide
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Lancet 377:301-11. 2011
    ..We aimed to assess effectiveness and safety of this intervention on survival with favourable neurological function after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest...
  34. ncbi request reprint Hyperventilation-induced hypotension during cardiopulmonary resuscitation
    Tom P Aufderheide
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
    Circulation 109:1960-5. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to quantify the degree of excessive ventilation in humans and determine if comparable excessive ventilation rates during CPR in animals significantly decrease coronary perfusion pressure and survival...
  35. ncbi request reprint Effects of an inspiratory impedance threshold device on blood pressure and short term survival in spontaneously breathing hypovolemic pigs
    Gardar Sigurdsson
    Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Resuscitation 68:399-404. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that use of an ITD, with a resistance of -10 cm H2O, will improve hemodynamics and short-term survival rates during hypovolemic hypotension in spontaneously breathing pigs...
  36. ncbi request reprint Treatment of hypotension in pigs with an inspiratory impedance threshold device: a feasibility study
    Keith G Lurie
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Center at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:1555-62. 2004
    ..An inspiratory impedance threshold device was evaluated in spontaneously breathing animals with hypotension to determine whether it could help improve systemic arterial pressures when fluid replacement was not immediately available...
  37. ncbi request reprint Intrathoracic pressure regulator during continuous-chest-compression advanced cardiac resuscitation improves vital organ perfusion pressures in a porcine model of cardiac arrest
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Department of Cardiology, Cardiac Arrhythmia Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Circulation 112:803-11. 2005
    ..Compared with standard (STD) CPR, ITPR-CPR will enhance venous return, systemic arterial pressure, and vital organ perfusion in both porcine models of ventricular fibrillation and hypovolemic cardiac arrest...
  38. doi request reprint Novelties in pharmacological management of cardiopulmonary resuscitation
    Jason A Bartos
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Curr Opin Crit Care 19:417-23. 2013
    ..This review describes the novel therapeutics under investigation to improve functional recovery and survival...
  39. ncbi request reprint Use of an impedance threshold device to treat severe hypotension in a pregnant woman: case report and review of the literature
    Nicolas Segal
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota Service des Urgences, Hopital Lariboisiere, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Paris, Paris, France
    J Emerg Med 45:e113-5. 2013
    ..We report the first clinical use of one version of this device on a spontaneously breathing hypotensive pregnant woman...
  40. ncbi request reprint Reduced atrial tachyarrhythmia susceptibility after upgrade of conventional implanted pulse generator to cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients with heart failure
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Center, Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, University of Minnesota Medical School, the University of Minnesota Medical Center Fairview, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:1246-51. 2007
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  41. doi request reprint Intrathoracic pressure regulation during cardiopulmonary resuscitation: a feasibility case-series
    Nicolas Segal
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Resuscitation 84:450-3. 2013
    ..In this first feasibility case-series, we tested the hypothesis that IPR improves End tidal (ET) CO2 during cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). ETCO2 was used as a surrogate measure for circulation...
  42. ncbi request reprint Cardiorespiratory interactions and blood flow generation during cardiac arrest and other states of low blood flow
    Gardar Sigurdsson
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Curr Opin Crit Care 9:183-8. 2003
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  43. ncbi request reprint Post-conditioning to improve cardiopulmonary resuscitation
    Jason A Bartos
    aDepartment of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA bUJF Grenoble 1 CNRS CHU de Grenoble TIMC IMAG UMR 5525, Grenoble, France
    Curr Opin Crit Care 20:242-9. 2014
    ..This review examines the mechanisms and therapeutic strategies currently under development to activate the post-conditioning pathways and thereby improve survival and function...
  44. doi request reprint Outcomes after complete versus incomplete revascularization of patients with multivessel coronary artery disease: a meta-analysis of 89,883 patients enrolled in randomized clinical trials and observational studies
    Santiago Garcia
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, Minneapolis, Minnesota Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota Electronic address
    J Am Coll Cardiol 62:1421-31. 2013
    ..This study sought to perform a systematic review and meta-analysis of studies comparing complete revascularization (CR) versus incomplete revascularization (IR) in patients with multivessel coronary artery disease...
  45. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous breathing through an inspiratory impedance threshold device augments cardiac index and stroke volume index in a pediatric porcine model of hemorrhagic hypovolemia
    Bradley S Marino
    Cardiac Center at the Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and the Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:S398-405. 2004
    ..Pediatric hemodynamics, anatomy, and physiology differ from adults. Evaluation of the ITD has not been previously assessed in a pediatric porcine model of hypovolemia induced by hemorrhage...
  46. ncbi request reprint A dose-response curve for the negative bias pressure of an intrathoracic pressure regulator during CPR
    Charles F Babbs
    Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1246, USA
    Resuscitation 71:365-8. 2006
    ..Perfusion pressure increases approximately 50% as baseline airway pressure falls from zero to -10 cm H2O. Thereafter perfusion pressure plateaus. Negative bias pressures exceeding -10 cm H2O are not needed in ITPR-CPR...
  47. ncbi request reprint Rapid induction of cerebral hypothermia is enhanced with active compression-decompression plus inspiratory impedance threshold device cardiopulmonary resusitation in a porcine model of cardiac arrest
    Vijay Srinivasan
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:835-41. 2006
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  48. ncbi request reprint Use of the Impedance Threshold Device (ITD)
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Resuscitation 75:192-3; author reply 193-4. 2007
  49. ncbi request reprint Reducing ventilation frequency during cardiopulmonary resuscitation in a porcine model of cardiac arrest
    Demetris Yannopoulos
    Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, 914 South 8th Street, 3rd Floor, Minneapolis MN 55404, USA
    Respir Care 50:628-35. 2005
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous gasping decreases intracranial pressure and improves cerebral perfusion in a pig model of ventricular fibrillation
    Vijay Srinivasan
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, PA 19104, USA
    Resuscitation 69:329-34. 2006
    ..The potential beneficial effect of gasping on cerebral perfusion may underlie the observed survival benefit, but mechanisms remain unknown...