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Extended therapeutic hypothermia for several days during extracorporeal membrane-oxygenation after drowning and cardiac arrest Two cases of survival with no neurological sequelae

Resuscitation

Jan 20, 2009

Ulf GuentherHermann Wrigge

Abstract

Drowning associated with hypothermia and cardiopulmonary resuscitation has a very poor prognosis. We report two such cases, where impossible oxygenation due to severe pulmonary oedema was treated with extracorporeal membrane-oxygenation (ECMO). Following cardiac arrest, mild therapeutic...read more

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Pulmonary Edema
Alveolar Ventilation Function
Lung
Tang Hsi Ryu Syndrome
Kidney Failure, Acute
Pancreatitis
Brain
Cell Respiration
Trachea
X-Ray Computed Tomography
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Extended therapeutic hypothermia for several days during extracorporeal membrane-oxygenation after drowning and cardiac arrest Two cases of survival with no neurological sequelae

Resuscitation

Jan 20, 2009

Ulf GuentherHermann Wrigge

PMID: 19150159

DOI: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2008.11.019

Abstract

Drowning associated with hypothermia and cardiopulmonary resuscitation has a very poor prognosis. We report two such cases, where impossible oxygenation due to severe pulmonary oedema was treated with extracorporeal membrane-oxygenation (ECMO). Following cardiac arrest, mild therapeutic...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Pulmonary Edema
Alveolar Ventilation Function
Lung
Tang Hsi Ryu Syndrome
Kidney Failure, Acute
Pancreatitis
Brain
Cell Respiration
Trachea
X-Ray Computed Tomography
1
34
Paper Details
References
  • References14
  • Citations23
12
  • References14
  • Citations23
123
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