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Hypothermia, Induced
MeSH HeadingHypothermia, Induced
Tree NumberE02.258.750
Scope NoteAbnormally low BODY TEMPERATURE that is intentionally induced in warm-blooded animals by artificial means. In humans, mild or moderate hypothermia has been used to reduce tissue damages, particularly after cardiac or spinal cord injuries and during subsequent surgeries.
Entry TermInduced Hypothermia
Entry TermMild Hypothermia, Induced
Entry TermModerate Hypothermia, Induced
See AlsoCryotherapy
See AlsoRewarming
Allowable QualifiersAE CL CT EC ES HI IS MO MT NU PX SN ST TD UT VE
Entry VersionHYPOTHERMIA IND
Online Noteuse HYPOTHERMIA, INDUCED to search ANESTHESIA, REFRIGERATION & HIBERNATION, ARTIFICIAL 1966-83; use HYPOTHERMIA, INDUCED + STOMACH (NIM) to search GASTRIC HYPOTHERMIA 1966-83
History NoteANESTHESIA, REFRIGERATION & HIBERNATION, ARTIFICIAL were headings 1963-83; GASTRIC HYPOTHERMIA was heading 1964-83 (Prov 1964-65)
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD007036


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Therapeutics [E02]
   Cryotherapy [E02.258]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeHypothermia, Induced [E02.258.750]
Gastric Hypothermia [E02.258.750.500]

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