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European Resuscitation Council–European Society of Intensive Care Medicine algorithm for neuroprognostication after cardiac arrest. Reproduced from A quick way to consider causes of PEA arrest (or severe hypotension) is to consider: Volume PEA - Assessment and Management - Narrow vs Wide Complex QRS - Credit: SMACCBYTE 1st Place Narrow-Complex PEA
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Point of care ultrasound (POCUS) can quickly aid in identification of mechanical causes of PEA. Differential in Narrow Complex PEA #Diagnosis #Management #Criticalcare #PEAArrest #Narrow #Complex #Differential #Evaluation #Algorithm #RebelEM What is the new diagnostic classification of PEA?
<br>Step 1: Determine if the PEA is narrow (QRS Wide-Complex PEA
This typically suggests a metabolic or toxic ingestion problem. 
<br>Hyperkalemia and/or sodium channel blocker toxicity.
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Treatment:

<br>-Hyperkalemia PEA Differential #Diagnosis #Evaluation #PEAArrest #Differential #Algorithm