General Physiology of Hypothermia

  • M. Rossanda
Part of the Acta Neurochirurgica book series (NEUROCHIRURGICA, volume 13)


The present paper neither represents a personal contribution to physiology of hypothermia, nor is it a complete review of the respiratory, circulatory and metabolic changes observed in hypothermia. An effort has been made to give a simple picture of the main physiologic alterations.


Ventricular Fibrillation Deep Hypothermia General Physiology Dissolve Carbon Dioxide Hypothermic State 
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  • M. Rossanda
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  1. 1.Reparto NeurochirurgicoOspedale Civico e BenfratelliPalermoItaly

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