Cooling for newborns with hypoxic ischaemic encephalopathy.

@article{Jacobs2007CoolingFN,
  title={Cooling for newborns with hypoxic ischaemic encephalopathy.},
  author={S. Jacobs and R. Hunt and W. Tarnow-Mordi and T. Inder and P. Davis},
  journal={The Cochrane database of systematic reviews},
  year={2007},
  volume={4},
  pages={
          CD003311
        }
}
  • S. Jacobs, R. Hunt, +2 authors P. Davis
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine
  • The Cochrane database of systematic reviews
  • BACKGROUND Newborn animal studies and pilot studies in humans suggest that mild hypothermia following peripartum hypoxia-ischaemia in newborn infants may reduce neurological sequelae without adverse effects. OBJECTIVES To determine the effect of therapeutic hypothermia in encephalopathic asphyxiated newborn infants on mortality, long-term neurodevelopmental disability and clinically important side effects. SEARCH STRATEGY The standard search strategy of the Neonatal Review Group as outlined… CONTINUE READING

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    INTERVENTIONAL CLINICAL TRIAL
    The purpose of this study is to assess whether the addition of a drug such as Magnesium sulphate while providing therapeutic hypothermia (or cooling) to babies who are asphyxiated… Expand
    ConditionsModerate Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy, Severe Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy
    InterventionDrug

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