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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The Neonatal Neurology and Neurocritical Care Program at Children’s National is the only one of its kind in the mid-Atlantic region and a leader in advancing neurologic care to some of our most critically ill newborns.
Whether your infant has arrived prematurely or has a critical illness, the Children’s National team assists in coordinating every service you and your baby need, including consultations, assessments, emergency treatments, and continuing care.
A multidisciplinary program that involves specialists from the Center for Neuroscience Research, Fetal and Transitional Medicine, and the Divisions of Neonatalogy and Neurology.
One of the few Level IV NICUs in the area, more than 40 hospitals across the Washington, DC metropolitan region trust us with the care of their premature and critically ill infants.