Logo Medical Science Monitor

Call: +1.631.470.9640
Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 02:00 pm EST

Contact Us

Logo Medical Science Monitor Logo Medical Science Monitor Logo Medical Science Monitor

10 July 2021: Database Analysis

Outcomes of Targeted Temperature Management for In-Hospital and Out-Of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest: A Matched Case-Control Study Using the National Database of Taiwan Network of Targeted Temperature Management for Cardiac Arrest (TIMECARD) Registry

Yu-san Chien 12BCDEF , Min-Shan Tsai 3B , Chien-Hua Huang 3A , Chih-Hung Lai 4AB , Wei-Chun Huang 5A , Lung Chan 6AB , Li-Kuo Kuo 12ADF*

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.931203

Med Sci Monit 2021; 27:e931203

Table 2 Resuscitation-associated parameters and characteristics after return of spontaneous circulation of IHCA and OHCA patients receiving targeted temperature management.

IHCAN=103OHCAN=103P value
 Time to initiation of CPR (min), mean (SD)1.55.610.012.00.000
 Witnessed collapse, N (%)9895.2%7673.8%0.000
 Bystander CPR, N (%)8885.4%6058.3%0.000
 Initial shockable rhythm, N (%)2827.2%3130.1%0.644
 Presumed cardiac collapse, N (%)4644.7%5351.5%0.329
 Use of epinephrine, N (%)9794.2%8986.4%0.098
 Dose of epinephrine, mg, mean (SD)
 Use of anti-arrhythmia, N (%)1716.5%1514.6%0.700
 Use of NaHCO, N (%)3332%3332%1.000
 Use of calcium, N (%)1413.6%87.8%0.259
 Use of ECMO, N (%)1211.7%87.8%0.481
 CPR duration (min), mean (SD)16.616.825.817.40.000
 Heart rate (bpm), mean (SD)107.227.9106.030.30.756
 SBP (mmHg), mean (SD)124.127.9140.744.70.011
 DBP (mmHg), mean (SD)70.426.981.432.20.009
 MAP (mmHg), mean (SD)88.332.1101.134.00.006
 BT (°C), mean (SD)36.41.335.91.60.008
 Best motor, mean (SD)
 Brain CT, N (%)7068.0%8986.4%0.002
 Coronary angiography, N (%)2221.4%3332.0%0.083
IHCA – in-hospital cardiac arrest; OHCA – out-of-hospital cardiac arrest; SD – standard deviation; ECMO – extracorporeal membrane oxygenation; ROSC – return of spontaneous circulation; CPR – cardiopulmonary resuscitation; SBP – systolic blood pressure; DBP – diastolic blood pressure; MAP – mean arterial pressure; BT – body temperature; CT – computed tomography.

Your Privacy

We use cookies to ensure the functionality of our website, to personalize content and advertising, to provide social media features, and to analyze our traffic. If you allow us to do so, we also inform our social media, advertising and analysis partners about your use of our website, You can decise for yourself which categories you you want to deny or allow. Please note that based on your settings not all functionalities of the site are available. View our privacy policy.

Medical Science Monitor eISSN: 1643-3750
Medical Science Monitor eISSN: 1643-3750