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Retrospective Analysis of Esophageal Heat Transfer for Active Temperature Management in Post-Cardiac Arrest, Refractory Fever, and Burn Patients Naiman M, Markota A, Hegazy AF, Dingley J, Kulstad E. Military Medicine. 2018;183(suppl 1): 162-168.

Shivering Treatments for Targeted Temperature Management: A Review Jain A, Gray M, Slisz S, Haymore J, Badjatia N, Kulstad E.  J Neuroscience Nurs. 2018;50(2): 63–67.

Heating and Cooling Rates with an Esophageal Heat Exchange System Kalasbail P, Makarova N, Garrett F, Sessler DI. Anesthesia & Analgesia. 2018;126(4): 1190–1195.

Esophageal Cooling Device Versus Other Temperature Modulation Devices for Therapeutic Normothermia in Subarachnoid and Intracranial Hemorrhage Khan I, Haymore J, Barnaba B, et al. Therapeutic Hypothermia and Temperature Management. 2018;8(1):53-58. doi:10.1089/ther.2017.0033.

Esophageal Heat Transfer for Patient Temperature Control and Targeted Temperature Management Naiman MI, Gray M, Haymore J, et al.  J Visualized Experiments. 2017;(129). doi:10.3791/56579. 

Targeted Temperature Management Using the “Esophageal Cooling Device” after Cardiac Arrest (the COOL Study): A Feasibility and Safety Study Goury A, Poirson F, Chaput U, et al. Resuscitation. 2017;121:54-61. doi:10.1016/j.resuscitation.2017.09.021. 

The Esophageal Cooling Device: A New Temperature Control Tool in the Intensivist’s Arsenal  Hegazy AF, Lapierre DM, Butler R, Martin J, Althenayan E.  Heart & Lung. 2017;46(3):143-148. doi:10.1016/j.hrtlng.2017.03.001.

The Esophageal Cooling Device: A New Way to Achieve Targeted Temperature Management  Wayne M.  J Cardiology & Cardiovascular Therapy. 2017;5(1).

Use of an Esophageal Heat Exchanger to Maintain Core Temperature During Burn Excisions and to Attenuate Pyrexia On the Burns Intensive Care Unit  Williams D, Leslie G, Kyriazis D, O’Donovan B, Bowes J, Dingley J.  Case Reports in Anesthesiology.  2016;2016:1-6. doi:10.1155/2016/7306341. 

Evaluation of Advanced Cooling Therapy’s Esophageal Cooling Device for Core Temperature Control  Naiman M, Shanley P, Garrett F, Kulstad E. Expert Reviews of Medical Devices. 2016; 13(5):423-433.

A Novel Esophageal Heat Transfer Device for Temperature Management in an Adult Patient with Severe Meningitis  Markota A, Košir AS, Balažič P, Živko I, Sinkovič A. J Emergency Medicine. 2017;52(1). doi:10.1016/j.jemermed.2016.07.086.

Temperature Control in Critically Ill Patients with a Novel Esophageal Cooling Device: a Case Series  Hegazy AF, Lapierre DM, Butler R, Althenayan E. BMC Anesthesiology. 2015;15(1):152.

The Introduction of an Esophageal Heat Transfer Device into a Therapeutic Hypothermia Protocol: a Prospective Evaluation  Markota A, Fluher J, Kit B, Balažič P, Sinkovič A. The American Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2016;34(4):741-745.

Use of an Oesophageal Heat Transfer Device in Therapeutic Hypothermia  Markota A, Kit B, Fluher J, Sinkovic A. Resuscitation. 2015;89: e1-2.

Therapeutic Hypothermia with Esophageal Heat Transfer Device Markota A, Fluher J, Balazic P, Kit B, Sinkovic A. Resuscitation. 2015;96:138.

Targeted Temperature Management after Cardiac Arrest and Fever Control with an Esophageal Cooling Device Hegazy A, Lapierre D, Althenayan E. Critical Care. 2015;19(Suppl 1): P424.

Cooling Techniques for Targeted Temperature Management Post-Cardiac Arrest Vaity C, Al-Subaie N, Cecconi M. Critical Care. 2015;19(1):103.