Lightning Injuries

Known as: Effects of lightning, Lightning Injury, Injury, Lightning 
Accidental injuries caused by brief high-voltage electrical discharges during thunderstorms. Cardiopulmonary arrest, coma and other neurologic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
A synthesis was carried out to examine Alaska's boreal forest fire regime. During the 2000s, an average of 767 000 hay.year-1… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
We investigate interactions between successive naturally occurring fires, and assess to what extent the environments in which… (More)
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2007
2007
The aim of this study was to explore the mechanisms, complications, morbidity, and mortality associated with electrical injuries… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
This paper begins a study on the role of lightning in maintaining the global distribution of nitrogen oxides (NO•) in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
An experimental Very Low Frequency (VLF) World-Wide Lightning Location Network (WWLLN) has been developed through collaborations… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Nationally, the causes and extent of fire on lands administrated by the United States Forest Service varied significantly from… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
This second part of a two-part study examines the lightning and charge structure evolution of the 29 June 2000 tornadic supercell… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Observation of the vertical profile of precipitation over the global tropics is a key objective of the Tropical Rainfall… (More)
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1989
1989
The paper summarizes the results of the research recently carried out at CESI, with lightning overvoltages. Tests were performed… (More)
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1984
1984
The pathophysiology, types, and treatment of electrical and lightning injuries are discussed in detail. Cases of electrical… (More)
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