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May 14th 2020

SCAI Expert Consensus Statement on Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest

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Out of hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) remains a significant public health problem with high mortality and morbidity. The management decisions in the care of these patients are dynamic and interdependent, necessitating frequent clinical evaluations and a multidisciplinary team‐based approach along the entire continuum of care from pre-hospital to post-hospital care. This statement provides evidence‐based and patient‐oriented recommendations for the management of these patients.