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Descriptor English: Hypothermia, Induced
Descriptor Spanish: Hipotermia Inducida
Descriptor Portuguese: Hipotermia Induzida
Descriptor French: Hypothermie provoquée
Entry term(s): Hypothermia, Therapeutic
Induced Hypothermia
Induced Mild Hypothermia
Induced Mild Hypothermias
Induced Moderate Hypothermia
Induced Moderate Hypothermias
Mild Hypothermia, Induced
Mild Hypothermias, Induced
Moderate Hypothermia, Induced
Moderate Hypothermias, Induced
Targeted Temperature Management
Targeted Temperature Managements
Therapeutic Hypothermia
Tree number(s): E02.258.750
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007036
Scope note: Abnormally low BODY TEMPERATURE that is intentionally induced in warm-blooded animals by artificial means. In humans, mild or moderate hypothermia has been used to reduce tissue damages, particularly after cardiac or spinal cord injuries and during subsequent surgeries.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Public MeSH Note: ANESTHESIA, REFRIGERATION & HIBERNATION, ARTIFICIAL were headings 1963-83; GASTRIC HYPOTHERMIA was heading 1966-83
Online Note: use HYPOTHERMIA, INDUCED to search ANESTHESIA, REFRIGERATION & HIBERNATION, ARTIFICIAL 1966-83; use HYPOTHERMIA, INDUCED + STOMACH (NIM) to search GASTRIC HYPOTHERMIA 1966-83
History Note: ANESTHESIA, REFRIGERATION & HIBERNATION, ARTIFICIAL were headings 1963-83; GASTRIC HYPOTHERMIA was heading 1964-83 (Prov 1964-65)
Entry Version: HYPOTHERMIA IND
Related: Cryotherapy MeSH
Rewarming MeSH
DeCS ID: 7216
Unique ID: D007036
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/06/20
Hypothermia, Induced - Preferred
Concept UI M0010947
Scope note Abnormally low BODY TEMPERATURE that is intentionally induced in warm-blooded animals by artificial means. In humans, mild or moderate hypothermia has been used to reduce tissue damages, particularly after cardiac or spinal cord injuries and during subsequent surgeries.
Preferred term Hypothermia, Induced
Entry term(s) Hypothermia, Therapeutic
Induced Hypothermia
Targeted Temperature Management
Targeted Temperature Managements
Therapeutic Hypothermia
Moderate Hypothermia, Induced - Narrower
Concept UI M0515378
Scope note Body temperature of a patient is induced to 80-89 degree F or 27-32 C.
Preferred term Moderate Hypothermia, Induced
Entry term(s) Induced Moderate Hypothermia
Induced Moderate Hypothermias
Moderate Hypothermias, Induced
Mild Hypothermia, Induced - Narrower
Concept UI M0515377
Scope note Body temperature of a patient is induced to 91-95 degree F or 33-35 C.
Preferred term Mild Hypothermia, Induced
Entry term(s) Induced Mild Hypothermia
Induced Mild Hypothermias
Mild Hypothermias, Induced



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