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Research & Reviews  147 results


Oct 21st, 2021 - Background Hypothermia describes a state in which the body's mechanism for temperature regulation is overwhelmed in the face of a cold stressor. Hypothermia is classified as accidental or intentional, primary or secondary, and by the degree of hyp...

Exploring the frostbite healing potential of hyaluronic acid based hydrogel of Manuka h...
Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy; Joshi K, Mazumder B et. al.

Oct 12th, 2021 - Development of Frostbite healing hydrogel of Manuka honey and hyaluronic acid. Frostbite is a cold-induced ischemic vascular injury non-responsive to most of the wound healing products. Thrombus-induced ischemia is the main cause of frostbite-rela...

Long-Term Sequelae of Frostbite-A Scoping Review.
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Regli IB, Strapazzon G et. al.

Sep 29th, 2021 - Frostbite is tissue damage caused by freezing temperatures and constitutes an important cause of morbidity in cold climate zones and high altitude. The direct effects of sub-zero temperatures lead to tissue freezing, electrolyte shifts and pH alte...

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,|

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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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Drugs  92 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  2 results

Visual Field Infiltration of Tranexamic Acid Reduced the Blood Loss in Total Knee Arthroplasty

May 1st, 2019 - Who can participate? Adults who have OA and need a total knee replacement. What does the study involve? Participants are randomly allocated to one of three groups. For the interventions field, could you please provide a brief methodology for each ...

Diosmiplex (Vasculera®) in Primary and Secondary Raynaud's Phenomenon

Aug 17th, 2017 - Raynaud's phenomenon is a disorder characterized by spasm of digital arteries leading to blanching, coldness and discomfort of the affected digit, affecting up to 3-5% of the population at some time in their lives. Raynaud's is roughly classified ...

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News  15 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...

Friday Feedback: When Weather Becomes a Public Health Issue

Jan 5th, 2018 - Weather reporters and storm forecasters have been sounding the alarm on below-freezing temperatures, with constant reports of deaths and damage wrought by the cold snap currently afflicting much of the country. But questions remain as to whether t...

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...

Fast Five Quiz: Can You Properly Identify and Treat Frostbite?

Jan 15th, 2015 - Frostbite may occur when skin is exposed to a temperature lower than -10°C, resulting in vasoconstriction. The resultant decrease in blood flow does not deliver sufficient heat to the tissue to prevent the formation of ice crystals. The anatomical...

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Patient Education  8 results see all →