Implementation of pre-hospital therapeutic hypothermia in post-cardiac arrest patients in the Czech Republic.

In the Czech Republic, post-cardiac arrest therapeutic hypotheria is now commonly used in hospitals.1 Indeed, the physiciantaffed emergency medical service system, and a network of ercutaneous coronary intervention centres offer a high-level ost-cardiac arrest care. This also now includes the pre-hospital nitiation of therapeutic hypothermia. After a… (More)