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  • Print publication year: 2011
  • Online publication date: October 2011

13 - Body temperature complications

from Section 2 - Clinical aspects of complications

List of further reading

Frank, S. M., Fleisher, L. A., Breslow, M. al. Perioperative maintenance of normothermia reduces the incidence of morbid cardiac events. A randomized clinical trial. JAMA 1997, 277(14): 1127–34.
Lenhardt, R., Grady, M. & Kurz, A.Hyperthermia during anaesthesia and intensive care unit stay. Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 2008; 22: 669–94.
National Collaborating Centre for Nursing and Supportive Care commissioned by National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE). Clinical practice guideline. The management of inadvertent perioperative hypothermia in adults. April 2008. (accessed 15 April 2011).
Rajagopalan, S., Mascha, E., Na, J. & Sessler, D. I.The effects of mild perioperative hypothermia on blood loss and transfusion requirement: a meta-analysis. Anesthesiology 2008; 108: 71–7.
Sessler, D. I.Complications and treatment of mild hypothermia. Anesthesiology 2001; 95: 531–43.