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ALLMedicine™ Frostbite Center

Research & Reviews  143 results

Socioeconomic and comorbid factors associated with frostbite injury in the United States.
Journal of Burn Care & Research : Official Publication Of... Endorf FW, Nygaard RM

Aug 26th, 2021 - Frostbite largely impacts the extremities and often results in long term disability due to amputation. More regions are experiencing extremes in temperature which increases risk of frostbite injury. The aim of this study is to detail social and co...

Use of fluorescence to visualize response to iloprost treatment for frostbite.
CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association Journal = Journal De ... MacLennan M, Poole A et. al.

Aug 11th, 2021 - Use of fluorescence to visualize response to iloprost treatment for frostbite.|2021|MacLennan M,Poole A,Gauthier J,|

Social determinants of poor outcomes following frostbite injury: a study of the Nationa...
Journal of Burn Care & Research : Official Publication Of... Endorf FW, Nygaard RM

Jun 18th, 2021 - Severe frostbite injury can result in significant disability from amputation of limbs and digits which may be mitigated through prompt medical care. The reported rates of amputation vary widely between centers. Our aim is to describe the incidence...

High Cost and Resource Utilization of Frostbite Readmissions in the United States.
Journal of Burn Care & Research : Official Publication Of... Endorf FW, Nygaard RM

May 17th, 2021 - Frostbite is a high morbidity, high-cost injury that can lead to digit or limb necrosis requiring amputation. Our primary aim is to describe the rate of readmission following frostbite injury. Our secondary aims are to describe the overall burden ...

A digital tool for prevention and management of cold weather injuries-Cold Weather Ense...
International Journal of Biometeorology; Xu X, Rioux TP et. al.

Apr 5th, 2021 - This paper describes a Cold Weather Ensemble Decision Aid (CoWEDA) that provides guidance for cold weather injury prevention, mission planning, and clothing selection. CoWEDA incorporates current science from the disciplines of physiology, meteoro...

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Guidelines  1 results

Wilderness Medical Society Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatmen...
Wilderness & Environmental Medicine; McIntosh SE, Freer L et. al.

Jul 22nd, 2019 - The Wilderness Medical Society convened an expert panel to develop a set of evidence-based guidelines for prevention and treatment of frostbite. We present a review of pertinent pathophysiology. We then discuss primary and secondary prevention mea...

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News  20 results

Idiopathic Bilateral Auricular Ossificans
David B. Harker, MD, Andrew P. Word, MD et. al.

Aug 26th, 2019 - To the Editor: A 60-year-old man with a history of basal cell carcinoma, rosacea, and seborrheic dermatitis presented for a routine skin examination. The patient mentioned incidentally that both of his ears were “rock hard” and had been so for the.

Prevention and Treatment of Frostbite Clinical Practice Guidelines (2019)

Jul 31st, 2019 - Guidelines on the prevention and treatment of frostbite were released in July 2019 by the Wilderness Medical Society.[1] Prevention Preventive measures include maintaining peripheral perfusion, exercise, and protection from cold. The following mea...

Nonpharmaceutical therapies offer alternatives for atopic dermatitis

Sep 28th, 2018 - Anti-inflammatories Cryotherapy is a potential anti-inflammatory, nonpharmaceutical treatment worth exploring, Dr. Lio said.

FDA Reminds Users about the Importance of Following Instructions for the Cold-Therapy Mode of Water-Circulating Hot/Cold Therapy Devices: FDA Safety Communication

Date Issued: September 9, 2020 The FDA monitors reports of adverse events and other problems with medical devices and alerts the public when needed to ensure proper use of devices and protect the health and safety of patients and users. The FDA is...

He Huffed and He Puffed and He Got Frostbite

Jun 3rd, 2016 - How is fluorosis diagnosed and managed? The lack of rapid laboratory testing available for serum, urine, and bone fluoride concentrations makes the initial diagnosis of fluorosis a clinical one. Imaging studies are generally highly suggestive of f.

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Patient Education  1 results see all →