The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics
Prevention and Treatment of Heat Injury
July 21, 2003 (Issue: 1161)Summer heat waves cause thousands of cases of heat-related illness in the US each year and hundreds of heat-related deaths, especially among the elderly. This review describes the contributing factors, clinical signs, and ways to prevent and treat...more
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