We tackle the recently released Amiodarone, Lidocaine, or Placebo study. The study attempts to answer the question of which medication, if any, is better in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest with shock refractory VF or VT. Amiodarone and Lidocaine have been a core tenant of ACLS for quite some time. But do they actually work? Well, the […]
About the Host
Dominick is a Nationally Registered Paramedic, Flight Paramedic (FP-C), and Critical Care Paramedic (CCP-C, CCEMT-P) from Buffalo, NY. In addition, he has additional training pertaining to point of care ultrasound, difficult airway management, and neonatal resuscitation.
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