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Table 4 Outcome of cardiac arrest

From: Prevalence, outcomes and factors associated with adult in hospital cardiac arrests in a low-income country tertiary hospital: a prospective observational study

Variable Distribution (n = 190)
  n (%)
ROSC  
No 176 (92.6 %)
Yes 14 (7.4 %)
Postmortem  
No 111 (59.7 %)
Yes 75 (40.3 %)
Postmortem included in clinical diagnosis  
No 18 (24.0 %)
Yes 57 (76.0 %)
Post-arrest care admission  
ICU 7 (50.0 %)
General wards 4 (28.6 %)
Emergency wards 3 (21.4 %)
24-hour survival  
No 11 (78.6 %)
Yes 3 (21.4 %)
Any re-arrest  
No 3 (21.4 %)
Yes 11 (78.6 %)
  1. ROSC Return of spontaneous circulation