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Advances in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

The Wolf Creek Conference on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, October 30, 31, 1975

Editors: Safar, Peter, Elam, James O. (Eds.)

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Since the late 19505, revolutionary devel­ in and the potential future of emergency opments of basic knowledge, techniques, resuscitation. This meeting was initiated by teaching, and practice of cardiopulmonary james Elam. james jude, owner of the Wolf Creek Lodge (Blairsville, Georgia 30512), acted resuscitation (CPR) have resulted in the saving of uncountable lives from conditions that as host. previously led to certain death. The 1950s The Program Committee invited primarily clinician-scientists from the United States, brought breakthroughs in respiratory resuscita­ tion, the 1960s, breakthroughs in cardiac solicited synopsis papers and predistributed resuscitation, and the 1970s have begun to the 37 papers selected to the participants. We were spared formal paper presentations and show breakthroughs in resuscitation of the thus could devote ourselves to two full days arrested brain. Mobilization of large-scale public involve­ of informal, stimulating, provocative discus­ ment in life-saving efforts is essential. But the sions. This led to cross-fertilization of ideas challenges and opportunities of implementing among individuals with different specialty backgrounds.

Table of contents (44 chapters)

  • Classification of Etiology, Prevention, and Treatment of Cardiac Arrest

    Jude, James R.

    Pages 3-7

  • Physiologic Basis for Prediction of Irreversible Cardiac Arrest

    Guercio, Louis R. M.

    Pages 8-12

  • Dysrhythmia Surveillance Prevention of Ventricular Fibrillation and Ventricular Tachycardia

    Resnekov, Leon

    Pages 13-20

  • Sequential Steps of Emergency Airway Control

    Safar, Peter

    Pages 23-32

  • Resuscitation-Opening the Airway

    Guildner, Charles W.

    Pages 33-38

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Advances in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Book Subtitle
The Wolf Creek Conference on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, October 30, 31, 1975
Editors
  • James O. Elam
  • Peter Safar
Copyright
1977
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
eBook ISBN
978-1-4612-6338-8
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4612-6338-8
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4612-6340-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
302
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