Heat stroke

Allen C. Eichler, Arthur S. McFee, Harlan D. Root

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A small series of patients treated for heat stroke is presented. Their clinical picture and laboratory findings are added to the information available in the literature on this subject. Historical observations, predisposing factors, and pathophysiology are added to a treatment regimen which appears most appropriate with our present knowledge of the subject.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)855-863
Number of pages9
JournalThe American Journal of Surgery
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1969


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  • Surgery

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Eichler, A. C., McFee, A. S., & Root, H. D. (1969). Heat stroke. The American Journal of Surgery, 118(6), 855-863. https://doi.org/10.1016/0002-9610(69)90246-3