Heat Stroke

Known as: Heatstroke, Heat Stroke [Disease/Finding], Heatstrokes 
A condition caused by the failure of body to dissipate heat in an excessively hot environment or during PHYSICAL EXERTION in a hot environment… (More)

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2012
2012
Heat stroke is a life-threatening condition, characterized by catastrophic collapse of thermoregulation and extreme hyperthermia… (More)
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2009
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2009
BACKGROUND Sudden deaths in young competitive athletes are highly visible events with substantial impact on the physician and lay… (More)
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2008
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2008
Mice with a malignant hyperthermia mutation (Y522S) in the ryanodine receptor (RyR1) display muscle contractures, rhabdomyolysis… (More)
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2006
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2006
OBJECTIVES From August 1st to 20th, 2003, the mean maximum temperature in France exceeded the seasonal norm by 11-12 degrees C on… (More)
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2005
2005
Cerebellar syndromes and radiologic cerebellar atrophy after hyperpyrexia have occasionally been reported, mostly in neuroleptic… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND Exertional heat stroke (EHS) is one of the most serious conditions that occur when excess heat, generated by muscular… (More)
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1999
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1999
INTRODUCTION This study describes medical conditions treated in all 47 non-VA hospitals in Cook County, IL during the 1995 heat… (More)
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1999
1999
UNLABELLED Exertional heat stroke (EHS) is a state of extreme hyperthermia that occurs when excess heat that is generated by… (More)
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1998
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1998
BACKGROUND In July 1995, Chicago sustained a heat wave that resulted in more than 600 excess deaths, 3300 excess emergency… (More)
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1981
1981
Ten cases of death due to heat stroke are described. They were all young men who collapsed during running exercise or route march… (More)
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