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Heat Illness – International Emergency Medicine Education Project
by Abdulaziz Al Mulaik Case Presentation A 57-year-old male is brought to the emergency department by EMS during Hajj. The patient as stated by the paramedics was “found face down” in the street under direct sunlight, where outside temperature is 45°C. Initial vitals are BP: 91/55, HR 130 . O2Sat 95% on room air, … Continue reading Heat Illness