Cold still kills : cold-related illnesses in military practice freezing and non-freezing cold injury
Imray, C. (Chris). (2005) Cold still kills : cold-related illnesses in military practice freezing and non-freezing cold injury. Royal Army Medical Corps. Journal, Vol.151 (No.4). pp. 218-222. ISSN 0035-8665Full text not available from this repository.
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Despite being one of the oldest threats to life and limb, cold exposure and consequent disorders are no less
important in modern military practice as they were during classical times. Indeed, the desire of clothing
providers to over-sell incremental improvements in protection may lead them to build unrealistic expectations, for example, claiming that a new boot will make cold injury a thing of the past (1). If only these conditions were that simple to prevent.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Medicine > Warwick Medical School > Metabolic and Vascular Health
Faculty of Medicine > Warwick Medical School
|Journal or Publication Title:||Royal Army Medical Corps. Journal|
|Publisher:||Royal Army Medical Corps|
|Page Range:||pp. 218-222|
|Status:||Not Peer Reviewed|
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