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Cold Emergencies

Cold Disorders: Mild: CBT > 32.2 C or 90 F Severe: CBT < 32.2 C or 90 F Compensated: presence of signs and symptoms but with normal CBT Hypothermia victims stop shivering at 90 degrees Three primary causes: Cold water immersion – principle cause of death in boating accidents. Any water less than 98.6. Acute […]

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