SCA Acquired Brain injury, a call for evidence

Since your cardiac arrest, have you ever experienced any of the following? Changes in thinking skills (memory, concentration) Insight (being aware of difficulties) Disorientation Personality changes Communication difficulties Drowsiness/reduced level of consciousness Balance impairments Physical weakness Difficulties swallowing Low mood I’d hazard a guess that you have, as these are very common issues post-SCA. Acquired … Read more

Post-CPR chest pain survey results

Being resuscitated is something that the patient is usually totally oblivious to, and whilst the ramifications of the event can be long term, often the first indication that you have been through something is when you regain consciousness and notice pain your the chest. Of course, if you have received major heart surgery it’s certainly … Read more