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The TOBY Study. Whole body hypothermia for the treatment of perinatal asphyxial encephalopathy: A randomised controlled trial

  • Dennis Azzopardi1Email author,
  • Peter Brocklehurst2,
  • David Edwards1,
  • Henry Halliday3,
  • Malcolm Levene4,
  • Marianne Thoresen5,
  • Andrew Whitelaw5 and
  • The TOBY Study Group
BMC Pediatrics20088:17

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2431-8-17

Received: 18 March 2008

Accepted: 30 April 2008

Published: 30 April 2008

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30 Apr 2008 Editorially accepted
30 Apr 2008 Article published 10.1186/1471-2431-8-17

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Authors’ Affiliations

Division of Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London
National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford
Royal Maternity Hospital Belfast, Northern Ireland
Academic Unit of Paediatrics, Obstetrics & Gynaecology Clarendon Wing Leeds General Infirmary
St. Michaels Hospital, UK University of Bristol Medical School Unit, Southmead Hospital