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Table 2 In-hospital management and 1-month outcomes for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest patients by group

From: Applying the termination of resuscitation rules to out-of-hospital cardiac arrests of both cardiac and non-cardiac etiologies: a prospective cohort study

Characteristic Total (n = 11,505) Cardiac etiology (n = 6138) Noncardiac etiology (n = 5367)
Defibrillation in ER 1144 (9.9) 831 (13.5) 313 (5.8)
Adrenaline administration in ER 9086 (79.0) 4819 (78.5) 4267 (79.5)
Survival until hospital admission 2321 (20.2) 1112 (18.1) 1209 (22.5)
Coronary angiographya 520 (22.4) 483 (43.4) 37 (3.1)
Therapeutic hypothermiaa 606 (26.1) 437 (39.3) 169 (14.0)
Clinical outcomes 1 month after admission   
  Neurologically favorable outcome (CPC 1 or 2) 344 (3.0) 279 (4.5) 65 (1.2)
  Neurologically unfavorable outcome (CPC 3–5) 11,161 (97.0) 5859 (95.5) 5302 (98.8)
  Survival 572 (5.0) 410 (6.7) 162 (3.0)
  Death 10,933 (95.0) 5728 (93.3) 5205 (97.0)
  1. Data presented as numbers (percentage) for categorical values
  2. aProportion calculated using the numbers of patients who survived until hospital admission as the denominator
  3. CPC cerebral performance category, ER emergency room