Resuscitation of Accidental Hypothermia Victims.
ARMY RESEARCH INST OF ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE NATICK MASS
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This paper outlines the physiology of hypothermia and describes the major decision making points in the resuscitation procedure and attempts to define the approach to returning these patients to a normal physiologic state and temperature. Special reference is given to utilization of internal methods of rewarming, in particular, warm peritoneal dialysis and its effect on hypothermic patients. Author
- Medicine and Medical Research
- Stress Physiology