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Hypothermia after cardiac arrest: Beneficial, but slow to be adopted.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21724927     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Survivors of cardiac arrest due to ventricular tachycardia or ventricular fibrillation have improved neurologic outcomes if they are cooled to a core body temperature of 32°C to 34°C for 24 hours as soon as possible after reaching the hospital.
Santosh Samuel Oommen; Venu Menon
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cleveland Clinic journal of medicine     Volume:  78     ISSN:  1939-2869     ISO Abbreviation:  Cleve Clin J Med     Publication Date:  2011 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-07-04     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8703441     Medline TA:  Cleve Clin J Med     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  441-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, J3-6, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195;
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