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Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) for critically ill adults in the emergency department: history, current applications, and future directions

Overview of attention for article published in Critical Care, December 2015
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
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167 X users
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6 Facebook pages
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6 Wikipedia pages
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Title
Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) for critically ill adults in the emergency department: history, current applications, and future directions
Published in
Critical Care, December 2015
DOI 10.1186/s13054-015-1155-7
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Authors

Jarrod M. Mosier, Melissa Kelsey, Yuval Raz, Kyle J. Gunnerson, Robyn Meyer, Cameron D. Hypes, Josh Malo, Sage P. Whitmore, Daniel W. Spaite

Abstract

Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) is a mode of extracorporeal life support that augments oxygenation, ventilation and/or cardiac output via cannulae connected to a circuit that pumps blood through an oxygenator and back into the patient. ECMO has been used for decades to support cardiopulmonary disease refractory to conventional therapy. While not robust, there are promising data for the use of ECMO in acute hypoxemic respiratory failure, cardiac arrest, and cardiogenic shock and the potential indications for ECMO continue to increase. This review discusses the existing literature on the potential use of ECMO in critically ill patients within the emergency department.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Italy 2 <1%
Czechia 1 <1%
Unknown 341 99%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 40 12%
Other 37 11%
Student > Doctoral Student 37 11%
Student > Master 35 10%
Student > Bachelor 27 8%
Other 82 24%
Unknown 86 25%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 176 51%
Nursing and Health Professions 29 8%
Engineering 10 3%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 7 2%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 6 2%
Other 22 6%
Unknown 94 27%
Attention Score in Context

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 117. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 30 November 2023.
All research outputs
#366,665
of 25,866,425 outputs
Outputs from Critical Care
#193
of 6,639 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#5,760
of 397,524 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Critical Care
#10
of 466 outputs
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