TITLE

Successful treatment of acute mountain sickness with dexamethasone

AUTHOR(S)
Ferrazzini, Gianmario; Maggiorini, Marco; Kriemler, Susi; Bartsch, Peter; Oelz, Oswald
PUB. DATE
May 1987
SOURCE
British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);5/30/1987, Vol. 294 Issue 6584, p1380
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investigates the successful treatment of acute mountain sickness with dexamethasone in the Valais Alps, Switzerland. Characterization of acute mountain sickness; Administration of treatment at an altitude of 4559 meters; Effects of dexamethasone on patients.
ACCESSION #
4839245

 

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