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PREDISPOSING RISK FACTORS FOR HEAT ILLNESS AND STROKE

EXERTIONAL HEAT STROKE LESSONS LEARNED FROM FATAL EPISODES OF HEAT STROKE Prepared by Stephen T. Hougen, M.D., F.A.C.S., GETAC Injury Prevention Committee, August 19, 2009(GETAC – Governor’s EMS & Trauma Advisory Council, Texas Department of State Health Services) There are no new lessons to be learned about heat stroke, only new athletes, coaches, trainers, and […]