Grand Rounds - Oct. 14, 2022
"Therapeutic Hypothermia"

Speaker: Michael Christopher Kurz, MD, MS, FACEP, FAHA. Heerink School of Medicine, The University of Alabama at Birmingham.




  1. Define therapeutic hypothermia.
  2. Describe which patients are eligible for TTM and post-arrest care.
  3. Incorporate TTM into practice and understand physiologic changes that occur at different target temperatures.
  4. Predict and manage the predictable complications that occur when employing TTM.

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Target Audience: Physicians, Nurses, Pharmacists, Allied Health Professionals

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