Which cooling methods are used to achieve targeted temperature management (TTM)?

Updated: Jul 26, 2019
  • Author: Alex Koyfman, MD; Chief Editor: Karlheinz Peter, MD, PhD  more...
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Cooling methods include the following:

  • Surface cooling with ice packs

  • Surface cooling with blankets or surface heat-exchange device and ice

  • Surface cooling helmet

  • Internal cooling methods using catheter-based technologies

  • Internal cooling methods using infusion of cold fluids


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