Tagged ‘Lidocaine’


Local Anesthetic Systemic Toxicity (LAST)

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This post delves into local anesthetic systemic toxicity (LAST) syndrome with a focus on recognition and management.
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Amiodarone, Lidocaine or Placebo in OHCA

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Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) leads to over 300,000 deaths every year in North America. Many OHCA are due to ventricular fibrillation (VF) or pulseless ventricular tachycardia (VT), which are generally considered to have the best prognosis during cardiac arrest due to their responsiveness to defibrillation.
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