Resuscitating patients who have a cardiac arrest in hospital
Ken Spearpoint Consultant nurse, resuscitation, Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London
This article examines current guidance, recommendations and research on optimal management of patients who experience a cardiac arrest in hospital. The role of nurses is also explored.
Nursing Standard. 23, 14,48-57. doi: 10.7748/ns2008.12.23.14.48.c6735
Published in print: 10 December 2008Peer review
This article has been subject to double blind peer review