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Table 3 Characteristics of 12 observed live resuscitations

From: Team communication patterns in emergency resuscitation: a mixed methods qualitative analysis

Type of case Number of resuscitation cases Patient age (median, range) Patient sex, male (n) Number of ED resuscitation team members (median, range) Duration (min) of observed resuscitation (median, range) Outcomes
Death ICU/CCU* OR**/cardiac catheterization Ward
Cardiac arrest 5 73, 56–84 5 10.0, 7–14 17, 6–32 2 1 2 0
Trauma 3 36, 18–68 2 12.0, 11–13 13, 13–32 0 0 1 2
Sepsis 2 86, 78–93 1 8.5, 7–10 52.5, 47–58 0 2 0 0
Status epilepticus 1 42, – 0 6 15 0 0 0 1
Respiratory failure 1 54, – 1 9 26 0 1 0 0
  1. ICU intensive care unit, CCU coronary care unit, OR operating room