Protocol 2-550 - Hyperthermia

Polk, Hickory, Cedar, & St Clair EMS Protocols


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NEMSIS Protocol: 9914029 - Environmental-Heat Stroke/Hyperthermia

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Change Log:

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Description of change
12/29/14pdfChanged name from Heat exhaustion / heat stroke to Hyperthermia.
04/14/15Added consider to limb leads. Moved heat exhaustion and heat stroke sections from ALS to EMR.
07/22/16pdfMoved fluid bolus to AEMT section.
08/24/17pdfRemoved Ativan.
09/20/17Added temp less than 104 for normal mentation and passive cooling. Added temp greater than 104 for altered mentation and active cooling with ice, evaporation, and cold packs. Added consider to AEMS cool IV fluids.
04/08/20pdfAdded content (without substantive modification) from old Protocol 3-020 - Hyperthermia.
06/06/21pdfMoved to emsprotocols.online
10/15/21Changed link for 2-550-01 to 2-550-50.

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