Field, Richard A and Soar, Jasmeet and Nolan, Jerry P and Perkins, Gavin D (2011) Epidemiology and outcome of cardiac arrests reported in the lay-press: an observational study. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, 104 (12). pp. 525-31. ISSN 1758-1095.Full text not available from this repository. (Request a copy)
Survival to hospital discharge rate among newspaper reports was double that of complete epidemiological studies of OHCAs in urban environments. Newspapers may give readers an over-optimistic portrayal of cardiac arrest survival and neurological outcome following successful resuscitation.
|Subjects:||WG Cardiovascular system. Cardiology|
|Divisions:||Emergency Services > Cardiology|
|Depositing User:||Sophie Rollason|
|Date Deposited:||10 Jun 2014 13:43|
|Last Modified:||10 Jun 2014 13:43|
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