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Intensive Care Unit Bed Design for Brain Hypothermia

  • Nariyuki Hayashi
  • Dalton W. Dietrich

Abstract

Stable body temperature is required for the success of brain hypothermia treatment. As part of brain hypothermia treatment, cooling methods have been discussed previously. However, there are many factors that can affect attempts to stabilize brain tissue hypothermia. Bed configuration is also an important consideration for the success of stable hypothermia management.

Keywords

Pulmonary Rehabilitation Spinal Cord Injury Patient Acute Spinal Cord Injury Brain Injured Patient Hypothermia Treatment 
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Copyright information

© Springer Japan 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • Nariyuki Hayashi
    • 1
    • 2
  • Dalton W. Dietrich
    • 3
    • 4
  1. 1.Nihon University Emergency Medical CenterTokyoJapan
  2. 2.Department of Emergency and Critical Care MedicineNihon University School of MedicineTokyoJapan
  3. 3.Department of Neurological Surgery, Neurology and Cell Biology and AnatomyUniversity of Miami School of MedicineMiamiUSA
  4. 4.The Miami Project to Cure ParalysisMiamiUSA

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