Regulation of body temperature involves thermosensors, the central nervous system (CNS) and thermoregulatory effectors.
Heat exhaustion and heatstroke should be considered extremes of a spectrum of response to heat stress.
Immediate cooling is the cornerstone of management of heatstroke.
KeywordsHeat Stress Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome Malignant Hyperthermia Cold Water Immersion Hepatic Transaminase
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