What is targeted temperature management (TTM)?

Updated: Jul 26, 2019
  • Author: Alex Koyfman, MD; Chief Editor: Karlheinz Peter, MD, PhD  more...
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argeted temperature management (TTM), previously known as mild therapeutic hypothermia, in selected patients surviving out-of-hospital sudden cardiac arrest (OHCA) can significantly improve rates of long-term neurologically intact survival, [1] and it may prove to be one of the most important clinical advancements in the science of resuscitation.


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