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ALLMedicine™ Heatstroke Center

Research & Reviews  136 results

‘Children are not little adults’ and need special protection during heat waves
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/256837/injuries/children-are-not-little-adults-and-need-special-protection-during
Emmarie Huetteman, Kaiser Health News

Aug 5th, 2022 - After more than a week of record-breaking temperatures across much of the country, public health experts are cautioning that children are more susceptible to heat illness than adults are – even more so when they’re on the athletic field, living wi.

Cooling Techniques for Hyperthermia
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/149546-overview

Jul 20th, 2022 - Overview Heat illness is a pervasive problem that is often encountered in patients who present to the emergency department. During summer heat waves, large urban centers see a significant rise in hyperthermia-related fatalities. Heat illness shoul...

Cooling Techniques for Hyperthermia
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/149546-print

Jul 20th, 2022 - Heat illness is a pervasive problem that is often encountered in patients who present to the emergency department. During summer heat waves, large urban centers see a significant rise in hyperthermia-related fatalities. Heat illness should be thou...

Cooling Techniques for Hyperthermia
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/149546-overview

Jul 20th, 2022 - Overview Heat illness is a pervasive problem that is often encountered in patients who present to the emergency department. During summer heat waves, large urban centers see a significant rise in hyperthermia-related fatalities. Heat illness shoul...

Heat acclimation ameliorated heat stress-induced acute kidney injury and prevented chan...
https://doi.org/10.1152/ajprenal.00065.2022
American Journal of Physiology. Renal Physiology; Goto H, Nakashima M et. al.

Jul 8th, 2022 - Heatstroke can cause acute kidney injury (AKI), which reportedly progresses to chronic kidney disease. Kidney macrophages may be involved in such injury. Although heat acclimation (HA) provides thermal resilience, its renoprotective effect and mec...

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Drugs  2 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  3 results

Study of Thermoregulatory Processes in Ultra-endurance Runners in a Hot and Humid Environment
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05098925

Apr 1st, 2022 - Human beings are characterized by their extraordinary ability to thermoregulate. During a physical exercise, only 20% of the energy provided by the substrates is converted into muscular mechanical work. The remaining 80% is released as heat. In te...

Study of Risk Factors for the Occurrence and Severity of Exertional Heatstroke in the Military Environment
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04593316

Mar 9th, 2021 - Although the circumstances of onset and management of exertional heatstroke have been identified for several years, its pathophysiology remains imperfectly understood. Exertional heatstroke is the result of both extrinsic (i.e. environmental) and ...

The Impact of Heat Acclimation on Pro- and Anti- Inflammatory Cytokine Response
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00808925

Dec 19th, 2013 - There is growing evidence to conclude that part of the cascade leading to heatstroke is related to an inflammatory reaction triggered by the heat stress. The reduced ability to sustain heat stress - "heat intolerance" is also attributed to over-ex...

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News  25 results

‘Children are not little adults’ and need special protection during heat waves
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/256837/injuries/children-are-not-little-adults-and-need-special-protection-during
Emmarie Huetteman, Kaiser Health News

Aug 5th, 2022 - After more than a week of record-breaking temperatures across much of the country, public health experts are cautioning that children are more susceptible to heat illness than adults are – even more so when they’re on the athletic field, living wi.

'Children Are Not Little Adults' and Need Special Protection During Heat Waves
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/978702

Aug 5th, 2022 - After more than a week of record-breaking temperatures across much of the country, public health experts are cautioning that children are more susceptible to heat illness than adults are — even more so when they're on the athletic field, living wi...

James Bond taken down by an epidemiologist
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/248265/lotme/james-bond-taken-down-epidemiologist
Lucas Franki, Richard Franki et. al.

Nov 4th, 2021 - No, Mr. Bond, I expect you to die Movie watching usually requires a certain suspension of disbelief, and it’s safe to say James Bond movies require this more than most.

How Heat Kills: Deadly Weather 'Cooking' People From Within
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/955899

Aug 3rd, 2021 - Millions of Americans have been languishing for weeks in the oppressive heat and humidity of a merciless summer. Deadly heat has already taken the lives of hundreds in the Pacific Northwest alone, with numbers likely to grow as the full impact of ...

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, ...

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Patient Education  4 results see all →