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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Estner, HL; Günzel, C; Ndrepepa, G; William, F; Blaumeiser, D; Rupprecht, B; Hessling, G; Deisenhofer, I; Weber, MA; Wilhelm, K; Schmitt, C; Schömig, A 
Title:
Outcome after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in a physician-staffed emergency medical system according to the Utstein style. 
Abstract:
BACKGROUND: Despite a large amount of data assessing outcomes of out-of-hospital cardiac arrests (OHCAs), little information is available about physician-staffed emergency medical service (EMS) systems. The aim of our study was to investigate the impact of a physician on the outcome of patients after OHCA. METHODS: This is a prospective, observational study that included 539 consecutive patients (63.9 +/- 19.1 years old; 349 males) with OHCA in the community of Dachau (135,000 inhabitants) in w...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Am Heart J 
Year:
2007 
Journal volume:
153 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
792-9 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0002-8703 
TUM Institution:
I. Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik