Heat Emergencies treatmentsHeat Emergencies
Treatments could include:
- Hydrotherapy with Cold Packs or Compresses
- Cold Water Bath Hydrotherapy
- First Aid
- Administration of Intravenous Fluids
- Apply Cold Compresses
- Emergency treatment management (procedure)
- Elevation of Leg
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