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Therapeutic hypothermia and the ECG

Barto, Donna MA, RN, CCRN

doi: 10.1097/01.CCN.0000369211.64423.45
Department: Heart Beats

Which ECG abnormalities are actually normal in a patient undergoing therapeutic hypothermia? Here's how to know what's normal, recognize impending problems from overcooling, and how to intervene.

Donna Barto is an advanced practice nurse at Virtua Health in Marlton, N. J.

© 2010 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.