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Survival after cardiac arrest in hospital improves in the US

BMJ 2012; 345 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.e7830 (Published 21 November 2012) Cite this as: BMJ 2012;345:e7830

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Survival after cardiac arrest in hospital improved significantly between 2000 and 2009 in a study from the US. A large group of well motivated hospitals saw overall survival rise from 13.7% to 22.3% (P<0.001 for trend), while the prevalence of neurological …

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