Comparison of cooling methods to induce and maintain normothermia
and hypothermia in intensive care unit patients: A prospective intervention study.
(2002), the other studies acknowledged differences in the severity of GCS by comparing the hypothermia and normothermia
groups as a whole and as subclasses of patients with a GCS of 3 or 4 and 5 to 8.
has been shown to be associated with improved neurological outcomes (Lasater, 2005).
in neurologic intensive care.
(2002) randomly assigned 77 comatose survivors of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest to a treatment group or a normothermia
Maintenance of normothermia
during burn surgery with an intravascular temperature control system: a non-randomised controlled trial.
Kurz et al., Perioperative normothermia
to reduce the incidence of surgical-wound infection and shorten hospitalization 
Providing and maintaining normothermia
in the preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative periods is very important for patient safety and satisfaction (2, 12).
) (26, 27) with a muscle relaxant (for a time interval as short as possible), paracetamol, surface cooling and/or alpha-2 agonists.
From maintaining normothermia
and decolonizing nasal airways to ensuring sterility of medical instruments and effective patient skin preps, the perioperative team focuses on a whole host of different practices to help curb surgical site infections (SSIs).
Orve+wrap proactively warms and maintains normothermia
without the requirement of a secondary heat source.