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Place ice bags over as much of the body as you can. Ice packs against the neck, under the arms, and in the groin area,
where large blood vessels lie close to the skin surface, will help quickly cool down a
victim of heatstroke.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerWilliam H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerH. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
Current as ofMay 27, 2016
Current as of:
May 27, 2016
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & H. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
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