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Intensive and Critical Care

Thermal Management

Coagulation management in multiple trauma: a systematic review.

Lier H, Böttiger BW, Hinkelbein J, Krep H, Bernhard M.

Source‎: Intensive Care Med 2011;37(4):572-82.

Indexed‎: PubMed 21318436

DOI‎: 10.1007/s00134-011-2139-y

The effects of mild perioperative hypothermia on blood loss and transfusion requirement.

Rajagopalan S, Mascha E, Na J, Sessler DI.

Source‎: Anesthesiology 2008;108(1):71-7.

Indexed‎: PubMed 18156884

Body temperature alterations in the critically ill.

Peres Bota D, Lopes Ferreira F, Mélot C, Vincent JL.

Source‎: Intensive Care Med 2004;30(5):811-6.

Indexed‎: PubMed 15127194

Should normothermia be restored and maintained during resuscitation after trauma and hemorrhage?

Mizushima Y, Wang P, Cioffi WG, Bland KI, Chaudry IH.

Source‎: J Trauma 2000;48(1):58-65.

Indexed‎: PubMed 10647566

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