GEMC:Environmental Disorders

Contents

General

This the main page for the Global Emergency Medicine Curriculum Project's Environmental Disorders section. For point of care treatment information see the respective category page and non-GEMC notes.

Bites and Envenomations

Arthropods & Insects, Spiders, Mammals, Marine Organisms, Reptiles

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Dysbarism: Air Embolism, Barotrauma, Decompression Syndrome

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Electrical Injury / Lightning

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High-Altitude Medicine

Acute Mountain Sickness, Barotrauma of Ascent, High-Altitude Cerebral Edema, High-Altitude Pulmonary Edema

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Submersion Incidents: Cold Water Immersion, Near drowning

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  • • Schmidt A. Drowning: Critical Points for Care in the Field. 2013. Social Media and Critical Care. Accessed 19 Aug 2013. http://vimeo.com/57826732 (6m41s).

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Temperature-Related Illness: Heat Exhaustion, Heat stroke

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Temperature-Related Illness: Frostbite, Hypothermia

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  • • Oosterloo M. Dead cold, winter can be murder. 2013. Social Media and Critical Care. Accessed 19 Aug 2013. http://vimeo.com/57872537 (6m24s).

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Radiation Emergencies

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See Also