Prospective use of a clinical decision rule to identify pulmonary embolism as likely cause of outpatient cardiac arrest.

Overview of attention for article published in Resuscitation, April 2005
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Article title
Prospective use of a clinical decision rule to identify pulmonary embolism as likely cause of outpatient cardiac arrest.
Published in
Resuscitation, April 2005
DOI 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2004.07.018
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Authors

Courtney DM, Kline JA

Abstract

A clinical decision rule (CDR) derived retrospectively found that 57% of outpatients aged 65 years or less, with witnessed arrest+PEA had pulmonary embolism (PE) as cause of cardiac arrest. These retrospectively studied patients also had significant frequency of pre-arrest respiratory distress, altered mental status, and shock.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 1 33%
Unknown 2 67%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Other Professional 2 67%
Librarian 1 33%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine 2 67%
Electrical and Electronic Engineering 1 33%

Score in context

This article has an Altmetric score of 52.15. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that this article has received. This score was calculated when the article was last mentioned on 22 September 2014.
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#46,348
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