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Study: Diabetes patients less likely to survive in-hospital cardiac arrest
4/13/2018

A study in The American Journal of Cardiology showed that diabetes patients were modestly less likely to survive in-hospital cardiac arrest than those without diabetes. Researchers used a cohort of more than 1 million patients and found a lower survival risk among those with a primary diagnosis of cardiovascular disease, patients with ventricular fibrillation or ventricular tachycardia as the cardiac arrest rhythm and those who were younger, as well as those with chronic kidney disease.

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