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Risk factors, host response and outcome of hypothermic sepsis #FOAMed

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We know that hypothermia leads to poor outcomes, perhaps not in cardiac arrest situations where neuroprotection is the key, granted and perhaps a few other exceptional circumstances. 309 more words

Clinical ITU

Fall hikes: Look out above!

Without April’s muck, May’s black flies, July’s thunderstorms, and August’s crowds, hiking in the fall can be sublime. Consider dry conditions, warm sun, and quiet trails for opportunities to see animals foraging for berries and nuts. 895 more words


Preventing Hypothermia

By Daliah Wachs, MD, FAAFP

Dec 30, 2015

The most exciting night of the year can sometimes be the coldest night of the year.  And many celebrate this night outside.   432 more words


Accidental Hypothermia

Read on for a Review of OSU EM Conference, by Zach Adams 359 more words

Conference Notes


“How long are you going to keep us here?” asked Bridget, through chattering teeth.

Fear of hypothermia was overriding the threat of the stranger’s rifle. It was hard to enjoy nature’s beauty while freezing your naked bum off. 229 more words

Short Story

Making the Leap into the Ultra-World: Body Functioning

Your body can throw all kinds of kinks in an ultra. During your preparation for your race, consider everything that could go wrong while you are out there. 765 more words