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Puchwein, P; Archan, S; Wildner, G; Gumpert, R; Hartwagner, W.
Refractory ventricular fibrillation with prolonged resuscitation in dialysis-sensitive dysrhythmic patient
SIGNA VITAE. 2010; 5(1): 44-46. (- Case Report) [OPEN ACCESS]
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Autor/innen der Med Uni Graz:
Farzi Sylvia Ingrid
Gumpert Rainer
Hartwagner Wilfried
Puchwein Paul
Wildner Gernot
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Abstract:
Sudden cardiac death is a leading cause of death in chronic renal failure patients. We present a case of refractory ventricular fibrillation with successful prolonged resuscitation (> 1 hour) without neurological sequel in an outpatient dialysis centre. Implantation of a cardioverter-defibrillator is able to identify patients as dialysis-sensitive. Smoother potassium removal during hemodialysis could eliminate dysrhythmias. Prehospital (point-of-care) blood gas analysis can be helpful especially in prolonged resuscitation.

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