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Learn the pathophysiology of heat-related illness, recognition of heat emergencies and treatment principles
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Left untreated, heat-related illness can lead to death, but sound rehab practices can prevent or mitigate these problems
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What’s your assessment and care for patient who has no palpable pulse, hypotension and reduced level of consciousness?
12-lead EKG changes and patient assessment findings are used to diagnose a patient with recent cardiac cath procedure
What’s your assessment and care of an elderly male who is weak, has chest pain and not a reliable historian?