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Table 4 Clinical factors

From: How senior paramedics decide to cease resuscitation in pulseless electrical activity out of hospital cardiac arrest: a mixed methods study

Clinical factors N (%)  
Defibrillation 22 (44)  
Return of spontaneous circulation (ROSC) 8 (16)  
End-tidal carbon dioxide (ETCO2) (kilopascal, kPa) (Mean) 44 (88)a 2.3 (2.0–4.4)
Adrenaline Dose (1 mg/10 ml) median (IQR) 50 (100) 6.0 (5.0–7.5)
PEA rate < 50 beats per minute (BPM) 46 (92)  
  1. aMissing ETCO2 data for 6 patients