What is Asystole?

Asystole is a cardiac standstill with no cardiac output and no ventricular depolarization.

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How do you save a asystole (when the heart beat line-thing goes flat)?
yea pretty much in the question =p

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60years old man k/c/o hypertention,dyslipidemia.sudden onset unresponsiveness athome after dinner. pt was in asystole not breating.continous CPR 40...

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I understand your concern and would explain that his symptoms could be related to hypoxic encephalopathy due to prolonged cardiac arrest.


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my friend recently had a c-section.Immediately after birth she went into cariac arrest and had no pulse. She was intubated by the anesthesiologist...

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You have mentioned that your friend had cardiac arrest soon after the delivery of the child by C - section. And then, she was intubated by the...

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