Frostbite Dressing and Rewarming

To treat frostbite, patients should be completely reassessed and treated for underlying comorbidities before attempting frostbite dressing and rewarming. Moderate to severe hypothermia must be corrected before initiating treatment for frostbite. The time and circumstances surrounding the injury determine the appropriate course of treatment. The pre-hospital treatment and time of rewarming should be recorded to … Continue reading Frostbite Dressing and Rewarming