Table 2

19 Clinical Reports of Coronary Angiography After Resuscitation From Cardiac Arrest

First Author Year (Ref. #)Survival to DCSurvivors With Favorable Neurological Function
Kahn 1995 (18)6/114/6
Spaulding 1997 (16)32/8430/32
Lin 1998 (19)9/10NA
Bulut 2000 (20)4/10NA
McCollough 2002 (21)22/5414/22
Borger van der Berg 2003 (22)39/42NA
Keelan 2003 (23)11/159/11
Bendz 2004 (24)29/40NA
Quintero-Moran 2006 (25)18/27NA
Gorjup 2007 (26)90/13572/90
Garot 2007 (27)102/18688/102
Richling 2007 (28)24/4622/24
Markusohn 2007 (29)19/2517/19
Werling 2007 (30)9/13NA
Pleskot 2008 (31)14/2011/14
Hosmane 2009 (32)63/9858/63
Anyfantakis 2009 (33)35/7233/35
Reynolds 2009 (34)52/96NA
Lettieri 2009 (35)77/9967/77
Totals: N = 1,083655/1,083 (60%)425/495 (86%)

Values are n/N or n/N (%).

DC = discharge; NA = not available.

  • Includes both those conscious and unconscious on arrival at the hospital.