The impact of extracorporeal life support and hypothermia on drug disposition in critically ill infants and children.

@article{Wildschut2012TheIO,
  title={The impact of extracorporeal life support and hypothermia on drug disposition in critically ill infants and children.},
  author={Enno Diederick Wildschut and Annewil van Saet and Pavla Pokorn{\'a} and Maurice J. Ahsman and Johannes N van den Anker and D Tibboel},
  journal={Pediatric clinics of North America},
  year={2012},
  volume={59 5},
  pages={1183-204}
}
Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) support is an established lifesaving therapy for potentially reversible respiratory or cardiac failure. In 10% of all pediatric patients receiving ECMO, ECMO therapy is initiated during or after cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Therapeutic hypothermia is frequently used in children after cardiac arrest, despite the… CONTINUE READING