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Cooling It Can Save Lives

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.


Read more and listen to the audio from KPBS.org at: Cooling It Can Save Lives

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