What is the role of a surface cooling helmet in targeted temperature management (TTM)?

Updated: Jul 26, 2019
  • Author: Alex Koyfman, MD; Chief Editor: Karlheinz Peter, MD, PhD  more...
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Hachimi-Idrissi et al used a soft bonnetlike helmet cooling device that contained a solution of aqueous glycerol that facilitated heat exchange. [48]  Although this method works, it may be slower than other methods.


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