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Hypothermic Cardiac Arrest Managed Successfully by Changing ECMO Configurations

Published:August 11, 2022DOI:https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jvca.2022.08.004
      ACCIDENTAL HYPOTHERMIA is defined as a condition resulting from an unintended decrease in core body temperature <35°C. The loss of body temperature can occur either by exposure to unfavorable weather conditions irrespective of the season of the year or by impaired thermoregulation due to (but not limited to) intoxication, multiple trauma, aging, or exhaustion.

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