Treatment of heat stroke

Written by Dr.Md.Redwanul Huq (Masum)
Monday, 20 June 2011 15:33

I) Admission in ICU (Intensive care unit)
II) Quick cooling of the body by water spraying
III) Keeping ice packs in both axillae and groins
IV) Fanning
V) Cold Intravenous fluid replacement with Normal Saline or 5% DNS
VI) Benzodiazepines – occasionally needed in treatment of heat strokeVII) Post recovery advices-
i) Staying away from recurrence
ii) Escaping of heavy exercise during recovery.

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