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Table 1 Criteria for inclusion.

From: Capillary leakage in post-cardiac arrest survivors during therapeutic hypothermia - a prospective, randomised study

Inclusion criteria Exclusion criteria
• Witnessed cardiac arrest with a probable cardiac cause. (Ventricular fibrillation, tachycardia, asystole and pulseless electrical activity) • Terminal illness, strongly in need of nursing
• Advanced medical life support within 15 minutes • Primary coagulopathy
• Return of spontaneous circulation within 60 minutes • Prehospital fluid load >2000 ml
• Comatose when admitted to the hospital, (Glasgow Coma Score 3)  
• Age 18-80 years