Current and future role of therapeutic hypothermia.

@article{Marion2009CurrentAF,
  title={Current and future role of therapeutic hypothermia.},
  author={Donald W. Marion and Malcolm Ross Bullock},
  journal={Journal of neurotrauma},
  year={2009},
  volume={26 3},
  pages={455-67}
}
Therapeutic moderate hypothermia has been advocated for use in traumatic brain injury, stroke, cardiac arrest-induced encephalopathy, neonatal hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy, hepatic encephalopathy, and spinal cord injury, and as an adjunct to aneurysm surgery. In this review, we address the trials that have been performed for each of these indications, and review the strength of the evidence to support treatment with mild/moderate hypothermia. We review the data to support an optimal target… CONTINUE READING

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