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Research & Reviews  203 results

Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Altitude Illness, Transfusions, Group B Streptococcus, Acute ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/33983003
American Family Physician;

May 13th, 2021 - Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Altitude Illness, Transfusions, Group B Streptococcus, Acute Pain.|2021||

Point-of-Care Ultrasound Diagnosis of Acute High Altitude Illness: A Case Report.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wem.2020.12.004
Wilderness & Environmental Medicine; Wipplinger F, Holthof N et. al.

Mar 21st, 2021 - With the advent of high-quality portable ultrasound machines, point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) has gained interest as a promising diagnostic tool for patients with high altitude illness. Although POCUS is used successfully in hospital environments...

Qi-Long-Tian formula extract alleviates symptoms of acute high-altitude diseases via su...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7881569
Respiratory Research; Fu X, Yang C et. al.

Feb 13th, 2021 - Chinese Yunnan Province, located in the Yunnan-Guizhou Plateau, is a famous tourist paradise where acute high-altitude illness common occurs among lowland people visitors due to non-acclimatization to the acute hypobaric hypoxia (AHH) conditions. ...

Validation of a Score for the Detection of Subjects with High Risk for Severe High-Alti...
https://doi.org/10.1249/MSS.0000000000002586
Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise; Richalet JP, Pillard F et. al.

Jan 12th, 2021 - A decision tree based on a clinico-physiological score (SHAI score) has been developed to detect subjects susceptible to Severe High Altitude Illness (SHAI). We aimed to validate this decision tree, to rationalize the prescription of acetazolamide...

Singing Improves Oxygen Saturation in Simulated High-Altitude Environment.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvoice.2020.06.031
Journal of Voice : Official Journal of the Voice Foundation; Idrose AM, Juliana N et. al.

Jul 28th, 2020 - At high altitude, low oxygen partial pressure predisposes human body to hypobaric hypoxia that may lead to high-altitude illness. Currently, singing had been used for rehabilitation of patients with lung diseases but its role in high-altitude low ...

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Guidelines  3 results

Wilderness Medical Society Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatmen...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wem.2019.04.006
Wilderness & Environmental Medicine; Luks AM, Auerbach PS et. al.

Jun 29th, 2019 - To provide guidance to clinicians about best preventive and therapeutic practices, the Wilderness Medical Society (WMS) convened an expert panel to develop evidence-based guidelines for prevention and treatment of acute mountain sickness, high alt...

Wilderness Medical Society practice guidelines for the prevention and treatment of acut...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wem.2014.06.017
Wilderness & Environmental Medicine; Luks AM, McIntosh SE et. al.

Dec 16th, 2014 - To provide guidance to clinicians about best practices, the Wilderness Medical Society convened an expert panel to develop evidence-based guidelines for prevention and treatment of acute mountain sickness, high altitude cerebral edema, and high al...

Wilderness Medical Society consensus guidelines for the prevention and treatment of acu...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wem.2010.03.002
Wilderness & Environmental Medicine; Luks AM, McIntosh SE et. al.

Jul 1st, 2010 - To provide guidance to clinicians about best practices, the Wilderness Medical Society (WMS) convened an expert panel to develop evidence-based guidelines for the prevention and treatment of acute mountain sickness (AMS), high altitude cerebral ed...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  209 results

Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Altitude Illness, Transfusions, Group B Streptococcus, Acute ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/33983003
American Family Physician;

May 13th, 2021 - Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Altitude Illness, Transfusions, Group B Streptococcus, Acute Pain.|2021||

Point-of-Care Ultrasound Diagnosis of Acute High Altitude Illness: A Case Report.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wem.2020.12.004
Wilderness & Environmental Medicine; Wipplinger F, Holthof N et. al.

Mar 21st, 2021 - With the advent of high-quality portable ultrasound machines, point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) has gained interest as a promising diagnostic tool for patients with high altitude illness. Although POCUS is used successfully in hospital environments...

Qi-Long-Tian formula extract alleviates symptoms of acute high-altitude diseases via su...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7881569
Respiratory Research; Fu X, Yang C et. al.

Feb 13th, 2021 - Chinese Yunnan Province, located in the Yunnan-Guizhou Plateau, is a famous tourist paradise where acute high-altitude illness common occurs among lowland people visitors due to non-acclimatization to the acute hypobaric hypoxia (AHH) conditions. ...

Validation of a Score for the Detection of Subjects with High Risk for Severe High-Alti...
https://doi.org/10.1249/MSS.0000000000002586
Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise; Richalet JP, Pillard F et. al.

Jan 12th, 2021 - A decision tree based on a clinico-physiological score (SHAI score) has been developed to detect subjects susceptible to Severe High Altitude Illness (SHAI). We aimed to validate this decision tree, to rationalize the prescription of acetazolamide...

Singing Improves Oxygen Saturation in Simulated High-Altitude Environment.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvoice.2020.06.031
Journal of Voice : Official Journal of the Voice Foundation; Idrose AM, Juliana N et. al.

Jul 28th, 2020 - At high altitude, low oxygen partial pressure predisposes human body to hypobaric hypoxia that may lead to high-altitude illness. Currently, singing had been used for rehabilitation of patients with lung diseases but its role in high-altitude low ...

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News  7 results

Mountain Climbing Survival Tips -- It's All in the Details
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/915187

Jul 11th, 2019 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Robert D. Glatter, MD: Hi. I'm Dr Robert Glatter, editorial member and advisor for Medscape Emergency Medicine. With the recent spate of deaths of climbers on Mount Everest filling the news, it seems li...

Wilderness Lab: An Exploration of Heat Loss After Avalanche Burial
https://www.medpagetoday.com/primarycare/generalprimarycare/53205

Aug 24th, 2015 - In 1981, members of the American Medical Research Expedition, led by legendary respiratory physiologist John West, collected alveolar gas samples at the summit of Mt. Everest, ushering in a modern experimental era in high altitude medicine. West a...

High-Altitude Illness
https://www.mdedge.com/emergencymedicine/article/82565/sports-medicine/high-altitude-illness/page/0/1

May 1st, 2014 - High-Altitude Cerebral Edema High-altitude cerebral edema, a condition that can be considered on a continuum with AMS, is hallmarked by progressive neurological symptoms. It is defined by either the presence of a change in mental status and/or ata.

Prevention and Treatment of High Altitude Sickness
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/52372/prevention-and-treatment-high-altitude-sickness/page/0/1
Family Practice News;

Apr 2nd, 2012 - Bottom Line High altitude illness has become a more common concern with increasing global travel. Prevention is paramount, with emphasis on slow ascent.

Guidelines Map New Horizons of Travel Medicine
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/39594/infectious-diseases/guidelines-map-new-horizons-travel-medicine
Miriam E. Tucker

New travel medicine guidelines issued by the Infectious Diseases Society of America clearly illustrate that the field has expanded far beyond simply giving a few exotic immunizations. “An awareness has developed among practitioners that prevention.

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