alexa Passive cooling to initiate hypothermia for transported encephalopathic newborns
Pediatrics

Pediatrics

Journal of Neonatal and Pediatric Medicine

Author(s): Anderson ME, Longhofer TA, Phillips W, McRay DE

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Two newborns at high risk for severe encephalopathy were passively cooled by discontinuing the supplied heat from a radiant warmer. Cooling was attempted in both babies (successfully in one) before the arrival of the neonatal transport team. Both infants had core temperatures of approximately 34 degrees C on arrival at the NICU. Passive cooling may be an effective method to initiate cooling very early in the course of encephalopathy.

This article was published in J Perinatol. and referenced in Journal of Neonatal and Pediatric Medicine

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