*  Biphasic or monophasic defibrillation for adult ventricular fibrillation | Emergency Medicine Journal
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  http://emj.bmj.com/content/20/5/464.2
*  BJCVS, Vol.: 32 Ed.: 6 - 530/535 - 2017, Relationship between Brain Natriuretic Peptide and Recurrence of Atrial...
Electric Countershock. Natriuretic Peptide, Brain ABBREVIATIONS AND ACRONYMS. AF = Atrial fibrillation. BNP = Brain natriuretic ... The present updated meta-analysis of 19 AF-related publications[7-25] showed that after successful electrical cardioversion, AF ... Even though using BNP/NT-proBNP levels could not guide electrical cardioversion by current evidence, our work's purpose is to ... Our meta-analysis aimed to further explore the relationship between BNP/NT-proBNP levels before successful electrical ...
  http://www.bjcvs.org/article/2793/en-us/Relationship-between-Brain-Natriuretic-Peptide-and-Recurrence-of------Atrial-Fibrillation-after-Successful-Electrical-Cardioversion--an-Updated------M
*  The effects of biphasic and conventional monophasic defibrillation on postresuscitation myocardial function | JACC: Journal of...
1980) Ultrastructural injury to chick myocardial cells in vitro following "electric countershock." Circ Res 46:387-394. ... The transthoracic electrical impedance was recorded for each shock.. Myocardial systolic and diastolic functions were measured ... In the present study, we compared electrical shocks in which there were differences both in the waveforms and the total energy ... Multiple high-power electrical shocks, delivered under physiologic conditions in hemodynamically stable animals, may not impair ...
  http://www.onlinejacc.org/content/34/3/815
*  NLM Classification 2015 Edition . NLM Technical Bulletin. 2015 May-Jun
Electric countershock WG 330. WG 166.5.I7 Ischemic preconditioning. Ischemic postconditioning QZ 170 ...
  https://www.nlm.nih.gov/pubs/techbull/mj15/mj15_nlm_classification_2015.html
*  Is public access defibrillation needed in Hong Kong? | HKMJ
Key words: Cardiopulmonary resuscitation; Electric countershock; Emergency medical services; Heart arrest; Hong Kong ...
  http://www.hkmj.org/abstracts/v9n2/113.htm
*  Rabdomiólisis poscardioversión eléctrica múltiple
Palabras clave : Electric Countershock; Myocardial infarction; Rhabdomyolisis. · resumen en Español · texto en Español · ... CASTILLO COSTA, Yanina B. et al. Multiple Electric Postcardioversion Rhabdomyolisis. Rev. argent. cardiol. [online]. 2007, vol. ... Here we present the case of a 40 yearold man with an anterior acute myocardial infarction who underwent multiple electric ...
  http://www.scielo.org.ar/scielo.php?script=sci_abstract&pid=S1850-37482007000300013&lng=es&nrm=iso&tlng=en
*  Gender difference in arrhythmic occurrences in patients with nonischemic dilated cardiomyopathy and implantable cardioverter...
Electric Countershock / adverse effects, instrumentation*. Female. Humans. Kaplan-Meiers Estimate. Male. Middle Aged. ... There was also no significant difference in event-free rates of electrical storm between genders (P = 0.17). In high-risk ... there was no gender difference in the incidence of appropriate ICD therapy or electrical storm.. ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Gender-difference-in-arrhythmic-occurrences/20339977.html
*  Tachycardia - Tachyarrhythmias Summary Report | CureHunter
Electric Countershock (Cardioversion) 01/20/1993 - "11 out of 17 patients (65%) experienced one or more episodes of ...
  http://www.curehunter.com/public/keywordSummaryD013610.do
*  Clinical predictors and prognostic significance of electrical storm in patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators.
Insufficient data exists regarding predictors of electrical storms (ES) and clinical outcome in patients treated with an ... Electric Countershock / mortality*, statistics & numerical data. Epidemiologic Methods. Female. Humans. Male. Middle Aged. ... AIMS: Insufficient data exists regarding predictors of electrical storms (ES) and clinical outcome in patients treated with an ... ES was defined as two or more ventricular tachyarrhythmias within 24 h leading to an immediate electrical therapy ( ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Clinical-predictors-prognostic-significance-electrical/16421175.html
*  Emile Daoud MD | Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Electric Countershock. *Tachycardia, Supraventricular. *Tachycardia, Ventricular. *Ventricular Premature Complexes. * ...
  https://wexnermedical.osu.edu/find-a-doctor/emile-daoud-md-17088
*  David M. Gaba, M.D. | Stanford Medicine Profiles
Transthoracic electric countershock can cause necrotic myocardial lesions in humans as well as experimental animals. The ... These results show a consistent reduction in aerobic metabolism immediately following electric countershock. Even at low-energy ... Lactate extraction and myocardial damage after countershock at different energy levels. Journal of cardiothoracic anesthesia ... MYOCARDIAL DAMAGE FOLLOWING TRANS-THORACIC DIRECT-CURRENT COUNTERSHOCK IN NEWBORN PIGLETS PEDIATRIC CARDIOLOGY Gaba, D. M., ...
  https://med.stanford.edu/profiles/david-gaba
*  Free Medical Flashcards about Cardio treatment
Restoration of the heart's rhythm to normal by electrical countershock. Chemotherapy. Treatment of disease by means of chemical ...
  https://www.studystack.com/flashcard-549624
*  FDA Issues Recall of Defibrillation Leads - American College of Cardiology
Keywords: Defibrillators, Electric Countershock, United States Food and Drug Administration , Back to Listings ... This manufacturing error could prevent the defibrillator from delivering electrical shocks to the patient when needed, ...
  http://www.acc.org/latest-in-cardiology/articles/2016/01/27/12/51/fda-issues-recall-of-defibrillation-leads
*  Cost-effectiveness of Automated External Defibrillator Deployment in Selected Public Locations
Keywords: emergency medical services, heart arrest, electric countershock, public access difibrillation. It is estimated that ...
  http://pubmedcentralcanada.ca/pmcc/articles/PMC1494915/?lang=en-ca
*  US5474533A - Intrathoracic mechanical, electrical and temperature adjunct to cardiopulmonary cerebral resuscitation, shock,...
Defibrillation countershock therapy involves placing two electrodes near the heart and inducing a flow of electrical current ... c) Capable of intrathoracic cardiac ECG monitoring, pacing, and electrical countershock.. d) Capable of providing ventilatory ... c) Capable of providing electrical support by intrathoracic pacing, countershock and monitoring as needed. ... countershock therapy presets the amount of electrical energy to be delivered to the patient during the countershock. For any ...
  https://patents.google.com/patent/US5474533
*  US20040105212A1 - Electrolytic capacitor and multi-anodic attachment - Google Patents
Anodes in the anode stack are in intimate physical and electrical contact with other such anodes as a result of layering ... The capacitor is capable of use in implantable defibrillators, camera photoflashes, and other electric circuit applications. ... A multi-anodic aluminum electrolytic capacitor includes an electrical connection to the multiple porous (e.g., tunnel-etched) ... external and implantable defibrillators deliver a high voltage electrical countershock to the heart. The countershock restores ...
  https://patents.google.com/patent/US20040105212A1/en
*  Patent US20020095188 - Antitachycardial pacing - Google Patents
The typical implantable cardioverter/defibrillator (ICD) delivers an initial electrical countershock within ten to twenty ... Method for generating a low frequency electric stimulus signal and low frequency electric stimulus signal generating apparatus ... Iontophoretic and electrical tissue stimulation device. US4498478 *. 13 Sep 1982. 12 Feb 1985. Medtronic, Inc.. Apparatus for ... Electrical cardiac output forcing method and apparatus for an atrial defibrillator. US5741303 *. 5 Sep 1995. 21 Apr 1998. ...
  http://www.google.co.uk/patents/US20020095188
*  What if I'd had my heart attack decades earlier? | Heart Sisters
Zoll will develop a safe electrical countershock technique to resuscitate hearts during cardiac arrest. Until now, emergency ... The apparatus is the first cardiac pacemaker, which runs on vacuum tubes, and is powered by household electrical current. ... John C. Callaghan) show that a coordinated heart muscle contraction can be stimulated by an electrical impulse delivered to the ... Paul Zoll, Chief of the Cardiac Clinic at Boston's Beth Israel Hospital, is credited with successfully using electrical stimuli ...
  https://myheartsisters.org/2016/01/03/what-if-id-had-my-heart-attack-decades-earlier/
*  Devices and Surgical Procedures to Treat Heart Failure
These devices are surgically placed and deliver pacing, or an electric countershock, to the heart when a life-threatening ... Some people with heart failure develop abnormal conduction of the heart's electrical system that changes how efficiently the ...
  http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/HeartFailure/PreventionTreatmentofHeartFailure/Implantable-Medical-Devices-for-Heart-Failure_UCM_306354_Article.jsp
*  EP0347708A1 - Hemodynamic tachyarrhythmia detection - Google Patents
... for which the only known efficacious treatment is electrical countershock. A victim of VF or life-threatening VT outside of a ... A61N1/18-Applying electric currents by contact electrodes * A61N1/32-Applying electric currents by contact electrodes ... Method and apparatus for delivering combined electrical and drug therapies US7981065B2 (en) 2004-12-20. 2011-07-19. Cardiac ... Method and apparatus for delivering combined electrical and drug therapies Citations (5). * Cited by examiner, † Cited by third ...
  https://patents.google.com/patent/EP0347708A1/en
*  ACC.18 Research Highlights Technology in CV Care, CV Risk in Football Players, Flu Vaccine in HF - American College of...
Keywords: ACC18, ACC Annual Scientific Session, Influenza Vaccines, Electric Countershock, Football, Body Mass Index, Atrial ... prospective study enrolled 100 AFib patients who presented for a scheduled electrical cardioversion. Patients were given a ... found the NFL players were 5.5 times more likely than nonathletes to have AFib and other signs of abnormal electrical impulses ...
  https://www.acc.org/latest-in-cardiology/articles/2018/03/06/15/51/acc18-research-highlights-technology-in-cv-care-cv-risk-in-football-players-flu-vaccine-in-hf