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Table 2 Findings of whole-body computed tomography performed after extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest patients

From: Clinical experience of whole-body computed tomography as the initial evaluation tool after extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation in patients of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest

N = 93Incidence of CT findings
Acute myocardial infarction53 (57.0%)
Hypoxic brain27 (29.0%)
Cerebral hemorrhage4 (4.3%)
Cerebral Infarction4 (4.3%)
Pulmonary embolism5 (5.4%)
Dissecting aortic aneurysm7 (7.5%)
Cardiac tamponade5 (5.4%)
Pulmonary consolidation / infiltration77 (82.8%)
Atelectasis19 (20.4%)
Pneumothorax9 (9.7%)
Pleural effusion19 (20.4%)
Bowel ischemia5 (5.4%)
Sternal / rib fractures15 (16.1%)