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Table 3 In-hospital epinephrine in Subgroup Analyses

From: Epinephrine during resuscitation of traumatic cardiac arrest and increased mortality: a post hoc analysis of prospective observational study

  Epinephrine no-Epinephrine P value OR 95% CI
No signs of life upon arrival 166 165    
 Survival at 7 days, n (%; 95%CI) 0 (0.0%; 0.0–0.0%) 2 (1.2%; 0.0–2.9%) 0.25 N/A N/A
 ROSC, n (%; 95%CI) 26 (15.7%; 10.1–21.2%) 5 (3.0%; 0.4–5.6%) < 0.01 5.91 2.21–15.79
No epinephrine prior to arrival 163 168    
 Survival at 7 days, n (%; 95%CI) 1 (0.6%; 0.0–1.8%) 6 (3.6%; 0.8–6.4%) 0.12 0.17 0.02–1.40
 ROSC, n (%; 95%CI) 27 (16.6%; 10.9–22.3%) 9 (5.4%; 2.0–8.8%) < 0.01 3.49 1.58–7.67
  1. ROSC Return of Spontaneous Circulation