Successful epicardial pacing in blunt trauma resuscitation

Scott Lick, William D. Rappaport, Kenneth E. McIntyre

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Epicardial pacing wires were used successfully in the resuscitation of a moribund victim of blunt trauma after fluid resuscitation and chemical measures had failed. Application of these wires to treat the bradycardia of shock should be considered in selected patients when standard measures fail.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)908-909
Number of pages2
JournalAnnals of Emergency Medicine
Issue number8
StatePublished - Aug 1991
Externally publishedYes


  • blunt trauma
  • epicardial pacing

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Emergency Medicine


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