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Cooling therapy for your baby: For parents of NICU babies  
Abstract:  This handout explains cooling therapy (therapeutic hypothermia), which is done to lower a baby's body temperature. This therapy helps protect a baby's brain after periods when less oxygen was able to reach the brain.
Author: Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2017, August 1, 2017
UWMC Availability:  Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
General Topics:  Therapeutic Procedures; Pregnancy, Childbirth, & Infant Care
Specific Subject(s):  Infants; Brain Injuries
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Caregiver; Parent
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Unknown
Cost: Unknown
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