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Heatwave/Hyperthermia

  • Stephen Epstein
  • Atul Kukar

Keywords

Heat Wave Disseminate Intravascular Coagulation Heat Stroke Heat Illness Exertional Heat Stroke 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Stephen Epstein
    • 1
    • 2
  • Atul Kukar
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Beth Israel Deaconess Medical CenterHarvard Medical SchoolBoston
  2. 2.Division of CardiologySt. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital CenterNew York

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