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*  Emergency Preservation and Resuscitation
EPR is similar to deep hypothermic circulatory arrest (DHCA) in that hypothermia is induced. However, the purposes and ... Deep hypothermic circulatory arrest "The big sleep". The Economist. 6 September 2014. Retrieved 23 January 2018. "Gunshot ... DHCA induces hypothermia to aid preplanned surgery, whereas EPR is an emergency procedure in cases where an emergency room ... The trial procedure involves rapidly inducing profound hypothermia (10°C) with an aortic flush in trauma victims that have ...
*  List of MeSH codes (E04)
... heart arrest, induced MeSH E04.100.376.374.500 --- circulatory arrest, deep hypothermia induced MeSH E04.100.376.410 --- heart ... heart arrest, induced MeSH E04.928.220.360.500 --- circulatory arrest, deep hypothermia induced MeSH E04.928.220.370 --- heart ... induced MeSH E04.520.252.984 --- natural childbirth MeSH E04.520.252.992 --- vaginal birth after cesarean MeSH E04.520.252.996 ... induced MeSH E04.520.050.050 --- abortion, eugenic MeSH E04.520.050.055 --- abortion, legal MeSH E04.520.050.060 --- abortion, ...
*  Deep hypothermic circulatory arrest
... in a case of accidental hypothermia(40) and 9°C (48°F) in a case of induced hypothermia.(58)... 58. Niazi SA, Lewis FJ. ... Rothoeri RD, Brawanski A (June 2006). "The history and present status of deep hypothermia and circulatory arrest in ... Mild hypothermia (28°C to 34°C) and moderate hypothermia (20°C to 28°C) are contraindicated for hypothermic circulatory arrest ... Deep hypothermic circulatory arrest (DHCA) is a surgical technique that involves cooling the body to temperatures below 20°C ( ...
*  Targeted temperature management
Deep hypothermic circulatory arrest Peberdy, MA; Callaway, CW; Neumar, RW; Geocadin, RG; Zimmerman, JL; Donnino, M; Gabrielli, ... "Efficacy of and tolerance to mild induced hypothermia after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest using an endovascular cooling system ... The Hypothermia after Cardiac Arrest Study Group (21 February 2002). "Mild Therapeutic Hypothermia to Improve the Neurologic ... "Treatment of Comatose Survivors of Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest with Induced Hypothermia". New England Journal of Medicine. ...
*  Clinical death
Death Brain death Legal death Cardiac arrest Deep hypothermic circulatory arrest Therapeutic hypothermia Information-theoretic ... This induced hypothermia technique is beginning to be used in emergency medicine. The combination of mildly reducing body ... This state is called deep hypothermic circulatory arrest. At such low temperatures most patients can tolerate the clinically ... 1990). "Accidental deep hypothermia with cardiopulmonary arrest: extracorporeal blood rewarming in 11 patients". European ...
*  Charles Drew (surgeon)
... it is possible to induce profound hypothermia in a dog, followed by complete circulatory arrest for 30 minutes, and then to ... Dobell, A. R.; Bailey, J. S. (April 1997). "Charles Drew and the origins of deep hypothermic circulatory arrest". The Annals of ... to repair the heart under conditions of circulatory arrest. Converting an old billiard room on the 6th floor of Westminster ... He went on to conduct pioneering research on profound hypothermia in cardiac surgery and what came to be known as the 'Drew ...
*  Pulmonary thromboendarterectomy
The solution is a full cardiac arrest, which can be done with hypothermia. So, after going on to CPB and they induce a deep ... Deep hypothermic circulatory arrest Pulmonary endarterectomy: Part II. Operation, anesthetic management, and postoperative care ... PTEs involve a full cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB), deep hypothermia and full cardiac arrest, with the critical procedure carried ... PTEs typically are done using hypothermia and full cardiac arrest. PTEs are done for chronic pulmonary embolism, thrombectomies ...
*  Suicide methods
... circulatory collapse or cardiac arrest, and death may ensue, in that order. In the case of a failed suicide attempt, the person ... Suicide by hypothermia is a slow death that goes through several stages. Hypothermia begins with mild symptoms, gradually ... Different methods have been used in order to decrease the number of suicide attempts in the underground: for instance, deep ... Suicide by exsanguination involves reducing the volume and pressure of the blood to below critical levels by inducing massive ...
*  Hemorheology
A. Ündar, W. Vaughn, and J. Calhoon, The effects of cardiopulmonary bypass and deep hypothermic circulatory arrest on blood ... Red blood cell deformation and aggregation is also coupled with flow induced changes in the arrangement and orientation as a ... This is particularly important in hypothermia, where an increase in blood viscosity will cause problems with blood circulation ...
*  Physiology of underwater diving
Hypothermia is reduced body temperature that happens when a body dissipates more heat than it absorbs. Hypothermia is a major ... Blackout during a shallow dive differs from blackout during ascent from a deep dive in that deep water blackout is precipitated ... Ascent-induced hypoxia is caused by a drop in oxygen partial pressure as ambient pressure is reduced on ascent. The oxygen ... this additional workload can cause the heart to go into arrest. A person who survives the initial minute of trauma after ...
*  Outline of cardiology
Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE) - Formation of a thrombus in a deep vein, commonly in the legs that may ... There are several conditions that can cause cardiac arrest. Treatment of cardiac arrest includes cardiopulmonary resuscitation ... Tachycardia induced cardiomyopathy - A type of dilated cardiomyopathy caused by chronic tachycardia. A common arrhythmia that ... A cardioplegic solution is used to stop the heart from beating and combination with hypothermia reduces oxygen demand of the ...