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Hypothermia

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by Martin JJ
 

Risk Factors

Risk may also be increased by certain medicines and conditions that make it harder for your body to stay warm.
 

RESOURCES

Hypothermia Prevention, Recognition, and Treatment
http://www.hypothermia.org/

National Prevention Information Network
http://www.cdcnpin.org/

 

CANADIAN RESOURCES

Canadian Red Cross
http://www.redcross.ca/

Health Canada
http://chp-pcs.gc.ca/

 

References


Hypothermia. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us . Published October 4, 2011. Accessed July 27, 2012.


Hypothermia. Mayo Clinic website. Available at http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/hypothermia/DS00333 . Updated May 24, 2012. Accessed July 27, 2012.


Hypothermia: a cold weather hazard. National Institute on Aging website. Available at: http://www.nia.nih.gov/health/publication/hypothermia-cold-weather-hazard . Updated April 25, 2012. Accessed July 27, 2012.


Winter weather FAQs. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. Available at: http://www.bt.cdc.gov/disasters/winter/faq.asp . Updated December 3, 2004. Accessed July 27, 2012.

 

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