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Study Finds Moderate Hypothermia A Safe Treatment For Traumatic Brain Injury In Kids
...ellow researchers determined that induced moderate hypothermia
initiated after severe traumatic brain injury (TBI... injury. Adult research has produced evidence that hypothermia
may limit some of these deleterious metabolic responses. The trial, which is the only multi-center ...
Possible brain hormone may unlock mystery of hibernation
...the heart and brain, as well as the development of hypothermia
treatment that is effective for preventing brain ischemic damage." In cryosurgery, physicians use extreme cold to destroy abnormal tissue, such as cancerous tumors. ...
Heart has enough oxygen to survive hypothermia, CPR crucial
...e heart between rats exposed to one hour of severe hypothermia
and rats exposed to five hours. However, the rats ...portant because the rewarming of victims of severe hypothermia
almost always causes heart failure of varying severity, but little is known about why that happens, ...
Seals protect brain, conserve oxygen by turning off shivering response on icy dives
...ope with a lack of oxygen (hypoxia). Research into hypothermia
and hypoxia is important because they are problems that affect people under a variety of circumstances. Doctors often are called upon to treat people who have suffered accidental hypothermia, for example, as a result of falling into the ocean or beco...