The SEARCH KSS study Maternal Temperature in Emergency Caesarean Section(MATES) has been published in the International Journal of Obstetric Anesthesia. Highlights Maternal thermal dysregulation is common after emergency caesarean section. The prevalence of hypothermia is as high as 15% The prevalence of hyperthermia after emergency caesarean section is as high as 20% The mode of anaesthesia is associated with thermal dysregulation. Maternal heat loss is common in the peri-operative period. Abstract Background Temperature regulation in women undergoing emergency caesarean section…