The Dept of Anaesthesia & Intensive Care, CUHK
Therapeutic hypothermia has been demonstrated to improve neurological outcome and decrease mortality after out of hospital cardiac arrest in two randomized controlled trials (click here for details).
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J. P. Nolan, et al. Therapeutic Hypothermia After Cardiac Arrest: An Advisory Statement by the Advanced Life Support Task Force of the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation. Circulation 108 (1):118-121, 2003.
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