Resuscitation Science and More

Some of the material below may be under embargo; please check back throughout the day to see presentations and material as they are released.

SATURDAY, NOV. 7 – 10:15 - 11:30 AM

ReSS.04 - Best of the Best Oral Abstract Presentations and Presentation of the Best Abstract Awards for Cardiac and Trauma Resuscitation Science
Cooling Duration of Therapeutic Hypothermia for Patients Undergoing Extracorporeal Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation: The SAVE-J Study
Ken Nagao | Tokyo, Japan

Abstract (PDF) | Presenter Slides (PDF)
Early Withdrawal of Life-sustaining Therapy for Perceived Neurological Prognosis is Associated with Excess Mortality After Out-of-hospital Cardiac Arrest
Jonathan Elmer | University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Abstract (PDF) | Presenter Slides (PDF)

SATURDAY, NOV. 7 – 5:30 - 6:30 PM

ReSS.09 - Oral Abstract Session
C-GRApH: A Validated Scoring System for the Early Risk Stratification of Neurologic Outcomes After Out-of-hospital Cardiac Arrest Treated with Therapeutic Hypothermia
Erich L Kiehl | Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH

Abstract (PDF) | Presenter Slides (PDF)
The Association of Time to First Epinephrine Administration with Neurological Outcomes in Out of hospital Cardiac Arrest in Japan: Sos-kanto 2012 Study Report
Yosuke Homma | Bay Urayasu/Ichikawa Medical Center, Chiba, Japan

Abstract (PDF) | Presenter Slides (PDF)

SUNDAY, NOV. 8 – 10:30 - 11:30 AM

ReSS.12B - Concurrent Session: Oral Abstracts-Clinical
A New Therapeutic Strategy for Refractory Cardiac Arrest Including Prehospital Ecmo: A Comparison Study
Lionel Lamhaut | Necker University Hospital - APHP, Paris, France

Abstract (PDF) | Presenter Slides (PDF)
Video-only Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Education for Families Before Hospital Discharge: A Multicenter Pragmatic Clinical Trial
Audrey L. Blewer | University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Abstract (PDF) | Presenter Slides (PDF)

SUNDAY, NOV. 8 – 3:00 - 4:30 PM

ReSS.14B - Concurrent Session: Oral Abstracts-Cardiac Arrest Epidemiology
Long-term Outcomes in Elderly Survivors of Myocardial Infarction with and without Out-of-hospital Cardiac Arrest
Christopher B Fordyce | Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC

Abstract (PDF) | Presenter Slides (PDF)
Sustained Ventricular Fibrillation During CPR as the Strongest Predictor for the Favorable Neurological Outcomes in Out-of-hospital Cardiac Arrest Patients; The Multicenter Prospective Study of SAVE-J
Takahiro Nakashima | National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Osaka, Japan

Abstract (PDF) | Presenter Slides (PDF)
True Public Access Defibrillator Coverage is Overestimated
Christopher L. F. Sun | University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada

Abstract (PDF) | Presenter Slides (PDF)

MONDAY, NOV. 9 – 9:30 - 10:00 AM

ReSS.17 - Dickinson W. Richards Memorial Lecture
Implementation of a Multidimensional Bundle for Dispatcher Telephone CPR in a Horizontal Dispatch System is Associated with Increased Bystander CPR and Good Neurological Survival From Out-of-hospital Cardiac Arrest
Patrick Chow-In KO, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan

Abstract (PDF) | Presenter Slides (PDF)
Telecommunicator CPR Intervention Improves Recognition of Cardiac Arrest and Time to First Chest Compression
John Sutter | Arizona Department of Health Services, Phoenix, AZ

Abstract (PDF) | Presenter Slides (PDF)

MONDAY, NOV. 9 – 5:15 - 5:30 PM

ReSS.22 - Late-Breaking Abstracts in Resuscitation Science
Large Randomized Trial of Continuous versus Interrupted Chest Compressions in Out-of-hospital Cardiac Arrest: Results of the Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium CCC Trial
Graham Nichol, University of Washington - Harborview Center for Prehospital Emergency Care, Seattle, WA

Abstract (PDF) | Presenter Slides (PDF) | Simultaneous Publication in NEJM

TUESDAY, NOV. 10 – 3:45 - 5:00 PM

AOS.23.01N - Helen B. Taussig Lecture, Best of Young Hearts Council
Characteristics and Impact of Bystander Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Following Pediatric Out of Hospital Cardiac Arrest in the United States: A Study From the Cardiac Arrest Registry to Enhance Survival (CARES)
Maryam Y Naim, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and The University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Abstract (PDF) | Presenter Slides (PDF) | Press Release