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Worse outcomes for adults given lactated Ringer’s solution during resuscitation

BMJ 2013; 346 doi: (Published 27 February 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;346:f1222


In Japan, management of cardiac arrest outside hospital can include an intravenous infusion of lactated Ringer’s solution. These infusions, usually around 200 or 300 ml, were associated with lower odds of a good outcome in a large cohort …

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