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.
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Children’s National Health System is the regional referral center for whole-body cooling (hypothermia) after newborns experience a hypoxic-ischemic injury.
There are several neurological disorders affecting newborns that require clinical care by a doctor or other health care professional. Listed in the directory below are some, for which we have provided a brief overview.
A study by researchers at Children’s National Health System provides direct evidence that targeting specific receptors in white matter cells after brain injury promotes cellular and functional recovery.
A multidisciplinary program that involves specialists from the Center for Neuroscience Research, Fetal and Transitional Medicine, and the Divisions of Neonatology and Neurology.