Eur J Radiol 2021 Apr 15;139:109724. Epub 2021 Apr 15.
Service d'imagerie anténatale, de l'enfant et de la femme, Hôpital Pellegrin, place Amélie Raba-Léon, F-33076, Bordeaux, France; CRMSB, UMR5536 CNRS/Univ. Bordeaux, F-33076, Bordeaux, France. Electronic address:
Purpose: To compare early brain MRI using a composite imaging score and outcome at one year in asphyxiated newborns treated by hypothermia.
Methods: This retrospective study included for two years consecutive asphyxiated term newborns treated by hypothermia for hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy, and who had brain MRI before day 8. Therapeutic hypothermia was initiated within the first 6 h of life and continued for 72 h. Read More