Therapeutic Whole-Body Hypothermia Referral Guidelines

Referring physicians can refer to the PDF of network criteria to determine if a patient is a candidate for Children's Therapeutic Whole-Body Hypothermia Program.

New England Journal of Medicine article on cooling: Whole-Body Hypothermia for Neonates with Hypoxic–Ischemic Encephalopathy.

Matthew's Story

Patient story

"The doctors and staff of Children's National mend the broken hearts of not only the children, but the family of those children as well. My son is alive and well today because of the miracle that happened at Children's National."

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Children's National in Your Neighborhood

A location marker

Did you know Children’s National has more than 50 locations throughout the region? Find one that’s convenient for your family.

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