DOC: THERAPEUTIC HYPOTHERMIA AFTER CARDIAC ARREST GENERAL GUIDELINE S


Ischemic brain damage commonly occurs in patients post cardiac arrest. Studies have shown that lowering brain temperature even by a few degrees decreases ischemic damage. In studies of out of hospital cardiac arrest due to ventricular fibrillation (VF), induced hypothermia improves neurological outcomes.... Document/File: .pdf, filesize: n/a. Filetype: pdf. Filename: therapeutic-hypothermia-after-cardiac-arrest-general-guideline-s. Title: Therapeutic Hypothermia after Cardiac Arrest General Guideline s. 2014.

 

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