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==Journal Articles - Open Access==
 
==Journal Articles - Open Access==
*Woo E, Lee JW, Hur G, et al. '''Proposed Treatment Protocol for Frostbite: A Retrospective Analysis of 17 Cases Based on a 3-Year Single-Institution Experience''' ''Arch Plast Surg'' 2013 Sep;40(5):510-516. Published online 2013 September 13. http://e-aps.org/DOIx.php?id=10.5999/aps.2013.40.5.510 Last accessed Oct 2013.
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*Biem J, Koehncke N, et al. '''Out of the cold: management of hypothermia and frostbite''' ''CMAJ'' 2003;168;3:305-311 http://www.cmaj.ca/content/168/3/305.full
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*Graham CA, Stevenson J. '''Frozen chips: an unusual cause of severe frostbite injury''' ''British Journal of Sports Medicine'' 2000;34:382-383 http://bjsm.bmj.com/content/34/5/382.full
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*Harirchi I, Arvin A, et al. '''Frostbite: incidence and predisposing factors in mountaineers''' ''British Journal of Sports Medicine'' 2005;39:898-901 http://bjsm.bmj.com/content/39/12/898.full
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*Woo E, Lee JW, Hur G, et al. '''Proposed Treatment Protocol for Frostbite: A Retrospective Analysis of 17 Cases Based on a 3-Year Single-Institution Experience''' ''Arch Plast Surg'' 2013 Sep;40(5):510-516. http://e-aps.org/DOIx.php?id=10.5999/aps.2013.40.5.510
  
 
==Blogs and Websites==
 
==Blogs and Websites==
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*'''Accidental Hypothermia''' Crashing Patient. http://crashingpatient.com/environmental/accidental-hypothermia.htm/
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*'''Frostbite and Cold Injuries''' Crashing Patient. http://crashingpatient.com/environmental/frostbite-cold-injuries.htm/
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*Burns E. '''ECG Basics: Hypothermia''' Life in the Fast Lane. http://lifeinthefastlane.com/ecg-library/basics/hypothermia/
 
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==Podcasts==
 
==Podcasts==
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*Weingart S. '''Podcast 66-...Until they are warm and dead: Severe Accidental Hypothermia''' 2012. http://emcrit.org/podcasts/severe-accidental-hypothermia/ (20m54s)
  
 
==Videos==
 
==Videos==

Revision as of 09:27, 26 November 2013

This the main page for the Global Emergency Medicine Curriculum Project's Environmental Disorders section. For point of care treatment information see the respective category page and non-GEMC notes.

Contents

Bites and Envenomations: Arthropods, Insects, Spiders, Mammals, Marine Organisms, Reptiles

Book Chapters - Not Open Access

Journal Articles - Open Access

Blogs and Websites

Slide Sets

Podcasts

Videos

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Dysbarism: Air Embolism, Barotrauma, Decompression Syndrome

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Electrical Injury / Lightning

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High-Altitude Illness: Acute Mountain Sickness, Barotrauma of Ascent, High-Altitude Cerebral Edema, High-Altitude Pulmonary Edema

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Journal Articles - Open Access

Blogs and Websites

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Submersion Incidents: Cold Water Immersion, Near drowning

Book Chapters - Not Open Access

Journal Articles - Open Access

Blogs and Websites

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Podcasts

Videos

  • • Schmidt A. Drowning: Critical Points for Care in the Field. 2013. Social Media and Critical Care. Accessed 19 Aug 2013. http://vimeo.com/57826732 (6m41s).

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Temperature-Related Illness: Heat Exhaustion, Heat stroke

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Journal Articles - Open Access

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Temperature-Related Illness: Frostbite, Hypothermia

Book Chapters - Not Open Access

Journal Articles - Open Access

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Videos

  • • Oosterloo M. Dead cold, winter can be murder. 2013. Social Media and Critical Care. Accessed 19 Aug 2013. http://vimeo.com/57872537 (6m24s).

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Radiation Emergencies

Book Chapters - Not Open Access

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