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Research & Reviews  451 results

Comparison of Environmental Conditions on Summits of Mount Everest and K2 in Climbing a...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8000062
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Szymczak RK, Pyka MK et. al.

Apr 3rd, 2021 - (1) Background: Today's elite alpinists target K2 and Everest in midwinter. This study aimed to asses and compare weather at the summits of both peaks in the climbing season (Everest, May; K2, July) and the midwinter season (January and February)....

Remote delivery of thrombolytics prior to transfer to a regional burn center for tissue...
https://doi.org/10.1093/jbcr/irab041
Journal of Burn Care & Research : Official Publication Of... Carmichael H, Michel S et. al.

Mar 3rd, 2021 - While much has been published on efficacy and safety of systemic thrombolytics in the treatment of acute frostbite, there has been limited investigation into administration outside a tertiary care setting. Here, we present a single-center experien...

Effects of Norepinephrine Infusion on Cutaneous Surface Temperatures of the Distal Extr...
https://doi.org/10.14423/SMJ.0000000000001219
Southern Medical Journal; Nakamoto K, Skaff PR et. al.

Mar 3rd, 2021 - The etiology of vasopressor-induced digital necrosis is poorly understood, but the skin changes resemble those of frostbite, and it is known from experience that patients taking vasopressors have decreased digital temperatures. We aimed to examine...

Research progress in the pathogenic mechanisms and imaging of severe frostbite.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejrad.2021.109605
European Journal of Radiology; Gao Y, Wang F et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2021 - This article reviews the pathological mechanisms and progress of imaging of severe frostbite to assist in the search for targets for clinical diagnosis and treatment of severe frostbite. This review also aims to provide strong evidence for clinica...

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Guidelines  7 results

Wilderness Medical Society Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatmen...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wem.2019.05.002
Wilderness & Environmental Medicine; McIntosh SE, Freer L et. al.

Jul 21st, 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...

Wilderness Medical Society practice guidelines for the prevention and treatment of fros...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wem.2014.09.001
Wilderness & Environmental Medicine; McIntosh SE, Opacic M et. al.

Dec 16th, 2014 - The Wilderness Medical Society convened an expert panel to develop a set of evidence-based guidelines for the prevention and treatment of frostbite. We present a review of pertinent pathophysiology. We then discuss primary and secondary prevention...

Wilderness Medical Society practice guidelines for the prevention and treatment of fros...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wem.2011.03.003
Wilderness & Environmental Medicine; McIntosh SE, Hamonko M et. al.

Jun 14th, 2011 - The Wilderness Medical Society convened an expert panel to develop a set of evidence-based guidelines for the prevention and treatment of frostbite. We present a review of pertinent pathophysiology. We then discuss primary and secondary prevention...

Prevent Hypothermia & Frostbite
https://www.cdc.gov/disasters/winter/staysafe/hypothermia.html
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Hypothermia (abnormally low body temperature) and frostbite are both dangerous conditions that can happen when a person is exposed to extremely cold temperatures. Stay safe this winter by learning more about hypothermia and frostbite, including wh...

Hyperbaric Management Of Frostbite - StatPearls
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK448115/
Robins M, Hendriksen S et. al.

Although evidence for treating frostbite with hyperbaric oxygen is sparse and limited to case reports and inadequate animal studies, there is a plausible mechanism of action to suggest effective treatment using hyperbaric oxygen, and it may have a...

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Drugs  55 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  563 results

Comparison of Environmental Conditions on Summits of Mount Everest and K2 in Climbing a...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8000062
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Szymczak RK, Pyka MK et. al.

Apr 3rd, 2021 - (1) Background: Today's elite alpinists target K2 and Everest in midwinter. This study aimed to asses and compare weather at the summits of both peaks in the climbing season (Everest, May; K2, July) and the midwinter season (January and February)....

Remote delivery of thrombolytics prior to transfer to a regional burn center for tissue...
https://doi.org/10.1093/jbcr/irab041
Journal of Burn Care & Research : Official Publication Of... Carmichael H, Michel S et. al.

Mar 3rd, 2021 - While much has been published on efficacy and safety of systemic thrombolytics in the treatment of acute frostbite, there has been limited investigation into administration outside a tertiary care setting. Here, we present a single-center experien...

Effects of Norepinephrine Infusion on Cutaneous Surface Temperatures of the Distal Extr...
https://doi.org/10.14423/SMJ.0000000000001219
Southern Medical Journal; Nakamoto K, Skaff PR et. al.

Mar 3rd, 2021 - The etiology of vasopressor-induced digital necrosis is poorly understood, but the skin changes resemble those of frostbite, and it is known from experience that patients taking vasopressors have decreased digital temperatures. We aimed to examine...

Research progress in the pathogenic mechanisms and imaging of severe frostbite.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejrad.2021.109605
European Journal of Radiology; Gao Y, Wang F et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2021 - This article reviews the pathological mechanisms and progress of imaging of severe frostbite to assist in the search for targets for clinical diagnosis and treatment of severe frostbite. This review also aims to provide strong evidence for clinica...

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News  41 results

Idiopathic Bilateral Auricular Ossificans
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/206973/mixed-topics/idiopathic-bilateral-auricular-ossificans?channel=44
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)
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/916125

Jul 30th, 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
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/175918/atopic-dermatitis/nonpharmaceutical-therapies-offer-alternatives-atopic/page/0/1

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

He Huffed and He Puffed and He Got Frostbite
https://www.mdedge.com/emergencymedicine/article/109399/toxicology/he-huffed-and-he-puffed-and-he-got-frostbite/page/0/1

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.

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...

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Patient Education  23 results see all →