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VOLUME 23 , ISSUE 1 ( January, 2019 ) > List of Articles

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Long Term Survival and Functional Neurological Outcome in Conscious Hospital Survivors Undergoing Therapeutic Hypothermia

Keywords : Disability rating scale,Functional neurological outcome,Long-term survival,Post-cardiac arrest,Therapeutic hypothermia

Citation Information : Long Term Survival and Functional Neurological Outcome in Conscious Hospital Survivors Undergoing Therapeutic Hypothermia. Indian J Crit Care Med 2019; 23 (1):20-26.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23107

License: CC BY-ND 3.0

Published Online: 01-01-2019

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2019; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Therapeutic hypothermia (TH) is the neuroprotective strategy for comatose survivors of cardiac arrest. It improves neurological outcomes at hospital discharge. However, data regarding long-term outcomes are limited. We aimed to study functional ability and survival of the patients after discharge.


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