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Critical Care Research and Practice
Volume 2010, Article ID 351638, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/351638
Research Article

Gasping in Response to Basic Resuscitation Efforts: Observation in a Swine Model of Cardiac Arrest

1Department of Anaesthesia, University Hospital Basel, CH 4031, Basel, Switzerland
2Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
3Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
4Department of Anesthesiology, College of Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
5Arizona Department of Health Services Bureau of Emergency Medical Services and Trauma Systems, Phoenix, AZ 85007, USA
6Department of Emergency Medicine, Maricopa County Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85007, USA
7Department of Emergency Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
8Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA

Received 25 December 2009; Revised 8 February 2010; Accepted 9 February 2010

Academic Editor: Wanchun Tang

Copyright © 2010 Mathias Zuercher et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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