Core temperature changes in service members with and without amputations during the Army 10-Miler.

@article{Andrews2011CoreTC,
  title={Core temperature changes in service members with and without amputations during the Army 10-Miler.},
  author={Anne Milasincic Andrews and Benjaman Wunderlich and Alison L Linberg},
  journal={Military medicine},
  year={2011},
  volume={176 6},
  pages={664-8}
}
The purpose of this case study was to assess differences in core temperature between individuals with and without amputations during a 10-mile run. Decreased body surface area and increased energy needs for ambulation may increase heat production and risk of heat injury for individuals with amputations. Two runners, 1 with and 1 without amputation… CONTINUE READING