Traumatic Cardiac Arrests

Traumatic Cardiac Arrest

Traumatic Cardiac Arrests (TCAs), unlike medical causes of cardiac arrest, typically stem from a brief list of causes: severe head trauma, hypovolemia, tension pneumothorax, pericardial tamponade, and upper airway obstruction.


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