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Hypothermia After Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Eelco F. M Wijdicks and Alejandro A Rabinstein

in Neurocritical Care

Published on behalf of © Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research

Published in print October 2011 | ISBN: 9780199843626
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322855 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199843626.003.0013

Series: What Do I Do Now

Hypothermia After Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

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Hypothermia protocols are increasingly used to treat comatose patients after CPR. The indications, management, and implications for neurologic prognostication are discussed.

Chapter.  1607 words. 

Subjects: Neurology

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