Benefits of Warming

Maintaining normothermia has been shown in more than 100 scientific papers to reduce the risk of complications and costs associated with unintended hypothermia. With one simple step, you can make a big difference.

The Benefits of Normothermia:1

Other reasons patients are warmed are to help reduce anxiety and increase patient comfort, both of which can lead to better surgical outcomes and higher patient satisfaction.

Safe Patient Warming photo graphic

References:

  1. Mahoney CB, Odom J. Maintaining intraoperative normothermia: A meta-analysis of outcomes with costs. AANA Journal. 1999; 67(2): 155-64.