Nirav Patel, DO


Director of Trauma and Prehospital Medicine
Clinical Faculty
Teaching Attending of the Year 2021
New York City Health & Hospitals - Coney Island Hospital

Residency: Coney Island Hospital
Medical School: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine

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VF arrests can occur after days of symptoms and can proceed into a ventricular storm. This may require prolonged resuscitation with defibrillators, the definitive therapy of VF. Early dual sequence de
Currently, there are no definitive guidelines or robust clinical evidence on which to base the duration of CPR in pediatric drowning cases. However, we make the case that in select drowning patients,