Gepost in: Trauma en brandwonden

Accidental Hypothermia

Advances in rewarming have improved the prognosis for patients with hypothermia, especially those with cardiac arrest treated with extracorporeal rewarming. This review covers prehospital care, transport, resuscitation fluids, and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.




Douglas J.A. Brown, M.D., Hermann Brugger, M.D., Jeff Boyd, M.B., B.S., and Peter Paal, M.D.


N Engl J Med 2012; 367:1930-1938 DOI: 10.1056/NEJMra1114208