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Heat Emergencies

Heat illness: increased CBT due to inadequate thermolysis Heat cramps: pains in muscles exercising in hot environment. Excessive loss of salt and water in sweat. Care: move to cool, sips of cools water, IV of normal saline, 15L/min O2, transport Heat Exhaustion: more severe loss of fluid and salt. Pale, sweaty, hypotensive Headache, thirst, normal […]

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