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Vol 6, No 1 (2021)
Letter to the Editor
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Mechanical chest compression devices as an option for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in COVID-19 pandemic

Mehdi Al-Jeabory, Gabriela Oliwia Borkowska, Agata Olecka, Adrian Goss, Wojciech Wieczorek, Togay Evrin
DOI: 10.5603/DEMJ.a2021.0003
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Disaster Emerg Med J 2021;6(1):50-51.

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Vol 6, No 1 (2021)
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Published online: 2021-02-25

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Keywords

chest compression, mechanical chest compression, LUCAS, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, quality, survival rate, COVID-19, SARS-CoV-2

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Title

Mechanical chest compression devices as an option for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in COVID-19 pandemic

Journal

Disaster and Emergency Medicine Journal

Issue

Vol 6, No 1 (2021)

Article type

Letter to the Editor

Pages

50-51

Published online

2021-02-25

DOI

10.5603/DEMJ.a2021.0003

Bibliographic record

Disaster Emerg Med J 2021;6(1):50-51.

Keywords

chest compression
mechanical chest compression
LUCAS
cardiopulmonary resuscitation
quality
survival rate
COVID-19
SARS-CoV-2

Authors

Mehdi Al-Jeabory
Gabriela Oliwia Borkowska
Agata Olecka
Adrian Goss
Wojciech Wieczorek
Togay Evrin

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