Frostbite.

@article{Handford2017Frostbite,
  title={Frostbite.},
  author={Charles Handford and Owen D Thomas and Christopher H. E. Imray},
  journal={Emergency medicine clinics of North America},
  year={2017},
  volume={35 2},
  pages={281-299}
}
Deep frostbite is a thermal injury associated with significant morbidity. Historically, this has been associated with military personnel; however, increasingly it is becoming an injury that afflicts the civilian population. The use of intravenous iloprost or intra-arterial thrombolytics has led to promising tissue salvage. This article provides an up-to-date understanding of frostbite pathophysiology, classification, prevention, and management. It also highlights the role of telemedicine in… CONTINUE READING