Heat Stroke is a condition that occur due to prolonged exposure to heat more than 40℃ or higher .
Etiology (causes ) –
Prolonged exposure to heat .
Previous heat Stroke
Sign and Symptoms
Altered Mental status
High body temperatures
Increased pulse rate
1 – Provide High flow oxygen through non – breather mask .
2- Establish Intra venous therapy.
3- Cool sheet and towels or continuous sponging with cool water .
4- Apply ice on the neck , groin , chest , and axillae .
5 – Immersion of the patient in a cold water bath .