Therapeutic Hypothermia for Hypoxic-ischaemic Encephalopathy: A one day course aimed at doctors and nurses working in neonatal medicine
School of Clinical Sciences
Dr Ela Chakkarapani, Dr Jonathan Davis, Dr Elisa Smit.
Armada House, Telephone Avenue, Bristol, BS1 4BQ,
Topics include: Identifying babies for therapeutic hypothermia including aEEG interpretation, Management of cooled babies, Workshops (1. aEEG setting up and interpretation, 2. Setting up cooling equipment, 3. Transport of cooled babies), Nursing a cooled baby, Outcomes of cooled babies : MRI, neurodevelopmental outcome and follow up, Counselling parents, Neuroprotection beyond cooling.