TITLE

Clinical digest. PATIENT-CONTROLLED WARMING LOWERS HYPOTHERMIA RISK

PUB. DATE
June 2012
SOURCE
Nursing Standard;6/6/2012, Vol. 26 Issue 40, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses research reported in the article "The Effects of Active Warming on Patient Temperature and Pain After Total Knee Arthroplasty" by E. Benson et al. which found that active warming controlled by patients with hand held temperature controls lowers hypothermia risk and pain medication use.
ACCESSION #
76444395

 

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