Brain / Disability

Rewarming after cooling therapy increases the odds of seizures in oxygen-deprived newborns

Posted On: Nov 27, 2021   |   Posted By: News Medical

Oxygen-deprived newborns who undergo cooling therapy to protect their brains are at an elevated risk of seizures and brain damage during the rewarming period, which could be a precursor of disability or death, a new study by a team of researchers led by a UT Southwestern pediatrician suggests.

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