Pilot study of treatment with whole body hypothermia for neonatal encephalopathy.

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BACKGROUND There is extensive experimental evidence to support the investigation of treatment with mild hypothermia after birth asphyxia. However, clinical studies have been delayed by the difficulty in predicting long-term outcome very soon after birth and by concern about adverse effects of hypothermia. OBJECTIVES The objectives of this study were to… (More)

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