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ALLMedicine™ Heatstroke Center

Research & Reviews  98 results

Heatstroke predictions by machine learning, weather information, and an all-population ...
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-021-24823-0 10.2151/sola.15A-002 10.1056/NEJMra011089 10.1001/jama.2014.13186 10.1038/s41598-016-0028-x 10.1088/1748-9326/aba3d4 10.1016/j.jsams.2007.07.003 10.1007/s00484-011-0454-1 10.3390/ijerph16183433 10.1016/j.envint.2019.104907 10.3893/jjaam.23.211 10.1001/jama.2014.15715 10.1016/j.envint.2016.02.007 10.18637/jss.v028.i05
Nature Communications; Ogata S, Takegami M et. al.

Jul 30th, 2021 - This study aims to develop and validate prediction models for the number of all heatstroke cases, and heatstrokes of hospital admission and death cases per city per 12 h, using multiple weather information and a population-based database for heats...

Clinical characteristics and risk factors of male exertional heatstroke in patients wit...
https://doi.org/10.1080/02656736.2021.1941312
International Journal of Hyperthermia : the Official Jour... Zhong L, Ji J et. al.

Jun 24th, 2021 - Heatstrokes are a serious threat to human health, particularly the cardiovascular system. Understanding the clinical features and risk factors related to death in patients with myocardial injury (MI) complicated by heat stroke is crucial. This stu...

Heat health risk assessment analysing heatstroke patients in Fukuoka City, Japan.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8216561
PloS One; Toosty NT, Hagishima A et. al.

Jun 22nd, 2021 - Climate change, as a defining issue of the current time, is causing severe heat-related illness in the context of extremely hot weather conditions. In Japan, the remarkable temperature increase in summer caused by an urban heat island and climate ...

Evidence-Based Heatstroke Management in the Emergency Department.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7972371
The Western Journal of Emergency Medicine; Rublee C, Dresser C et. al.

Apr 16th, 2021 - Climate change is causing an increase in the frequency and intensity of extreme heat events, which disproportionately impact the health of vulnerable populations. Heatstroke, the most serious heat-related illness, is a medical emergency that cause...

Clinical Spectrum of Pediatric Heat Illness and Heatstroke in a North American Desert C...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PEC.0000000000002438
Pediatric Emergency Care; Fisher JD, Shah AP et. al.

Apr 14th, 2021 - The spectrum of historical features and clinical presentations of heat illness and heatstroke in the pediatric population has received limited focus in the emergency medicine literature. The majority of published cases involve children trapped in ...

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News  14 results

Tips to Avoid Heat Illness Amid Record US Heat Wave
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/954906

Jul 16th, 2021 - Hundreds of Americans have died of heat-related illnesses in the latest country-wide heat wave, and this week's forecast also brings temperatures back into the triple digits for millions. At thermometers rise to historic levels, many are at risk, ...

Local Warming
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/952983

Jun 14th, 2021 - The patient, a methamphetamine user, is found in a parking lot, rolling on the ground, completely disoriented. Transported to the ER, he is febrile to 102, hypotensive, and in mild MOSF. His WBC is 42,000 Death as a consequence of methamphetamine ...

Heatstroke or COVID-19? Similar Symptoms Could Confuse at Olympics
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/952733

Jun 10th, 2021 - TOKYO (Reuters) - Emergency medicine experts warn first responders at the Tokyo Olympics could easily confuse heatstroke and coronavirus patients because the illnesses bear similar symptoms. While Games organisers have moved the marathon and race-...

Climate-Related Wheezing, Allergy, Trauma Affecting Practice
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/921875

Nov 27th, 2019 - At her pediatric practice in Reno, Nevada, Debra Hendrickson, MD, sees the effects of climate change first-hand: a little girl wheezing from wildfire smoke inhalation; a young boy suffering heatstroke on yet another record-high temperature day; a ...

Altered Mental Status in a Young Man Picked Up On the Street
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/727165_4

Oct 5th, 2018 - The underlying etiology of the patient's problems was heatstroke. This condition is defined as the combination of hyperthermia (core temperature >105°F [40.6°C]) and neurologic impairment.[1] Two types of heatstroke are recognized: classic nonexer...

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