The big chill: diseases exacerbated by exposure to cold

Caplan, Caralee E.
January 1999
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/12/99, Vol. 160 Issue 1, p88
Academic Journal
Discusses several diseases and medical conditions that are affected by cold weather. How cold affects patients with Raynaud's disease; The problems asthmatic patients encounter in cold weather; Increase in the rate of acute myocardial infarction in lower temperatures.


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