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Questions or comments about this article may be directed to Akash Jain, MBBS, at Medical Officer, Government of Rajasthan, India. Maria Gray, MA RN, is Vice President for Clinical Services, Attune Medical, Chicago, IL. Stephanie Slisz, BSN RN, is Senior Clinical Specialist, Attune Medical, Chicago, IL. Joseph Haymore, DNP ACNP, is Senior Nurse Practitioner and Advanced Practice Provider Research Director, Neurocritical Care Intensive Care Unit, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland. Neeraj Badjatia, MD, is Professor of Neurology and Vice Chair for Hospital Operations, Department of Neurology, University of Maryland School of Medicine and R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, Baltimore, MD. Erik Kulstad, MD MS, is Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX. E.K., S.S., and M.G. work with a company, Attune Medical, commercializing temperature management technology. For the remaining authors, no conflicts of interest were declared.
: Shivering is common during targeted temperature management, and control of shivering can be challenging if clinicians are not familiar with the available options and recommended approaches.Purpose
: The purpose of this review was to summarize the most relevant literature regarding various treatments available for control of shivering and suggest a recommended approach based on latest data.Methods
: The electronic databases PubMed/MEDLINE and Google Scholar were used to identify studies for the literature review using the following keywords alone or in combination: "shivering treatment," "therapeutic hypothermia," "core temperature modulation devices," and "targeted temperature management. Read More