Therapeutic Hypothermia Pads Save Heart Attack Patient
Therapeutic hypothermia dates back to ancient Greece, when Hippocrates recommended wounded soldiers be packed in snow. Today, it’s used to help prevent people who’ve had a cardiac arrest from suffering brain damage. Learn how physicians and staff at Scripps Health are using it to save patient lives.
As seen on KGTV April 14, 2011.
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