Clinical benefits of therapeutic hypothermia after in-hospital cardiac arrest with surface cooling method in Phyathai 2 Hospital: Two cases report

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Sombat Muengtaweepongsa, MD
Teera Thamrongwang, MD
Suchada Hampromrach, RN

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Therapeutic hypothermia is a standard recommended treatment for patients after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. However, clinical benefits of therapeutic hypothermia for patients with in-hospital cardiac arrest have not yet been approved. The present report aims to demonstrate clinical benefit of therapeutic hypothermia in patients with in-hospital cardiac arrest at the Phyathai 2 Hospital.

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Muengtaweepongsa S, Thamrongwang T, Hampromrach S. Clinical benefits of therapeutic hypothermia after in-hospital cardiac arrest with surface cooling method in Phyathai 2 Hospital: Two cases report. BKK Med J [Internet]. 2012Sep.20 [cited 2020Jul.16];4(1):57. Available from: https://he02.tci-thaijo.org/index.php/bkkmedj/article/view/217974
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