Journal article

Effect of adrenaline on survival in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: A randomised double-blind placebo-controlled trial

Ian G Jacobs, Judith C Finn, George A Jelinek, Harry F Oxer, Peter L Thompson

Resuscitation | ELSEVIER IRELAND LTD | Published : 2011


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

The investigators would like to acknowledge the support of St John Ambulance Western Australia and the paramedics who were willing to participate in the study. Appreciation is extended to: Pharma Laboratories who prepared the adrenaline and placebo vials; to and Laraine Salo and Tena Rowe who undertook data entry; and to Dr Tiew-Hwa Teng who derived the CPC scores. This study was funded by the National Health and Medical Research Council (Grant No. 254537). The funding body had no involvement in any aspect of study design, conduct or analysis. The results of this study were presented at the American Heart Association Resuscitation Science Symposium in Chicago in 2010 and the European Resuscitation Council Resuscitation Congress 2010 in Porto.