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Pre-induction skin-surface warming minimizes intraoperative core hypothermia.

Authors
  • Camus, Y
  • Delva, E
  • Sessler, D I
  • Lienhart, A
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of clinical anesthesia
Publication Date
Aug 01, 1995
Volume
7
Issue
5
Pages
384–388
Identifiers
PMID: 7576673
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

A single hour of preoperative skin-surface warming reduced the rate at which core hypothermia developed during the first hour of anesthesia. Preoperative skin surface warming is particularly helpful during short procedures because redistribution hypothermia is otherwise difficult to treat.

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