Pardoes' HACE References Page

This is a quick and dirty list of links regarding High Altitude Cerebral Oedema

(Edema in USA) found through search engines and bashed together as an plain vanilla HTML file. See also our similar HAPE references page: there may be some duplication between these.

Please Note:

We are NOT medically qualified and can accept no responsibility for the accuracy or appropriateness of any information found at these sites

Please advise any broken links by email. Thanks.


HACE refs from Lycos 6/5/98

1) OA Guide to High Altitude: Acclimatization and Illnesses Outdoor Action Logo Outdoor Action Guide to High Altitude: Acclimatization and Illnesses by Rick Curtis Last Page update 8/9/97 Navigation Back to the Outdoor Action Home Page Back to the AEE Wilderne click (19k) [100% relevant]

2) Frisco Medical Center - Frisco, Colorado - Altitude Illnes Best viewed with Netscape 2.0 or greater. Frisco Medical Center (970) 668-3003 (24 hours) Email Us Located at: Summit Vista Professional Building Highway 9 and School Road Frisco, Colorado 80443 Hours click (16k) [99% relevant]

3) Aconcagua - High Altitude Sckiness HIGH ALTITUDE SCKINESS Acute Mountain Sickness Cold and Frostibite Safety Measures Exhaustion and hypothermia Acute Mountain Sickness ( AMS ) affects 100 % of the members of the high altitude expediti click (2k) [89% relevant]

4) "High Altitude Illness And Wellness...Beyond The Basics" C "High Altitude Illness And Wellness...Beyond The Basics" Charles S. Houston, M.D. Item Number: #ICS-2-72-6 Price: $6.99 Supplier:ICS Books Click on the image above to load a more detailed image. (File click (3k) [88% relevant]

5) Special Safety Considerations for High Altitude Mountainee [CMC Logo] CMC Information Service Special Safety Considerations for High Altitude Mountaineering by Ward Hobert Chairman High Altitude Mountaineering Section The High Altitude Mountaineering Section click (8k) [87% relevant]

6) Hyperski: High Altitude Sickness AWARENESS AT HIGH ALTITUDES By Susan Bercuk, M.D. Original To Hyperski, March 1996 Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS) is a very real phenomenon for out of town guests coming up to Colorado ski towns like B click (5k) [87% relevant]

7) High Altitude Medicine Guide The High Altitude Medicine Guide provides current medical information on the prevention, recognition, and treatment of altitude illness,as well as other health issues affecting travellers to high moun click (4k) [83% relevant]

8) thrive@health - American Health 1993 Jan/Feb: Peak perform Find the best bargain flights on SNAP! Online. thrive@healthnavigation Peak performance. Altitude sickness can strike you out of thin air. health library American Health 1993 Jan/Feb;12(1):62-67 click (10k) [74% relevant]

9) Altitude Illness Travel Health Information Home Page Travel Health Case Studies and Related Photo-essays Other general guidelines for safe travel. [swash] Altitude Illness [tetons] Altitude illness may be encountered click (5k) [73% relevant]

10) ALTITUDE SICKNESS Preview Travel thrive@healthnavigation ALTITUDE SICKNESS health library health library GENERAL INFORMATION DESCRIPTION Altitude sickness refers to any of several illnesses associated with higher click (13k) [73% relevant]

11) ALTITUDE SICKNESS Passion@Thrive! Click here thrive@healthnavigation ALTITUDE SICKNESS health library health library GENERAL INFORMATION DESCRIPTION Altitude sickness refers to any of several illnesses associated click (13k) [73% relevant]

12) High altitude Interesting abstracts, firts part of a large High altitude Interesting abstracts, firts part of a larger list 1. Anonymous Dexamethasone and acute mountain sickness. N Engl J Med 322:1395-1396, 1990. Keywords : Dexamethasone; Acute Disease; Alti click (27k) [70% relevant]

13) HIGH ALTITUDE CEREBRAL EDEMA High Altitude Cerebral Edema (HACE) is a comparatively rare complication of travel to moderate altitude, but can happen at moderate altitude. It can occur as an isolated e click (1k) [60% relevant]

14) Alameda Travel Vaccination Center: Acute Mountain Sickness Alameda Travel Vaccination Center 2111-D Whitehall Place Alameda CA 94501 (510) 522-2142 ACUTE MOUNTAIN SICKNESS: Acute mountain sickness occurs in many travelers making rapid ascents to high altitude click (4k) [59% relevant]

15) 1997 Dispatches from the Everest Expedition Cybercast Live --> EXPLORE Poster Store [Everest Posters] Images from the Everest trek and climb. The Bookstore Click on a book for details and ordering info from The Mountain Zone Bookstore. "Into Thin Air" by Jon click (25k) [59% relevant]

16) Above The Trees Wilderness Page Selection [High Altitude] To people unfamiliar with altitude and its effects on the human body, a trip from sea level to 3048m (10,000') may seem like no big deal. "It's only 10,000 feet," some may say. And it click (8k) [59% relevant]

17) Outward Bound: First Aid in the Wilderness First Aid in the Wilderness The Outward Bound Wilderness First-Aid Handbook by Jeff Isaac, P.A.C., and Peter Goth, M.D. (Lyons & Burford: NY 1991). General Principles of Wilderness Medicine (page click (9k) [58% relevant]

18) Bookin Outdoors-Climbing & Mountaineering Bookin Outdoors-Climbing The Finest in Outdoor Books Welcome to Bookin Outdoors MOUNTAINEERING & CLIMBING BOOKS Featuring outdoor books specially selected for the outdoorsman or woman. Books click (15k) [58% relevant]

19) Wilderness Emergency Medical Services Institute: Curriculu The Wilderness EMT Curriculum A project of The Center for Emergency Medicine of Western Pennsylvania and The Appalachian Search and Rescue Conference October 23, 1996 The WEMSI WEMT curriculum is comp click (18k) [57% relevant]

20) Himalaya Rescue Association Home Page Mountain Sickness & Other Hazards in the Nepal Himalayas Introduction About the Himalaya Rescue Association This Week at the HRA The Trails The Weather Final Preparation Altitude Helico click (21k) [53% relevant]

11) ALTITUDE SICKNESS Passion@Thrive! Click here thrive@healthnavigation ALTITUDE SICKNESS health library health library GENERAL INFORMATION DESCRIPTION Altitude sickness refers to any of several illnesses associated click (13k) [73% relevant]

12) High altitude Interesting abstracts, firts part of a large High altitude Interesting abstracts, firts part of a larger list 1. Anonymous Dexamethasone and acute mountain sickness. N Engl J Med 322:1395-1396, 1990. Keywords : Dexamethasone; Acute Disease; Alti click (27k) [70% relevant]

13) HIGH ALTITUDE CEREBRAL EDEMA High Altitude Cerebral Edema (HACE) is a comparatively rare complication of travel to moderate altitude, but can happen at moderate altitude. It can occur as an isolated e click (1k) [60% relevant]

14) Alameda Travel Vaccination Center: Acute Mountain Sickness Alameda Travel Vaccination Center 2111-D Whitehall Place Alameda CA 94501 (510) 522-2142 ACUTE MOUNTAIN SICKNESS: Acute mountain sickness occurs in many travelers making rapid ascents to high altitude click (4k) [59% relevant]

15) 1997 Dispatches from the Everest Expedition Cybercast Live --> EXPLORE Poster Store [Everest Posters] Images from the Everest trek and climb. The Bookstore Click on a book for details and ordering info from The Mountain Zone Bookstore. "Into Thin Air" by Jon click (25k) [59% relevant]

16) Above The Trees Wilderness Page Selection [High Altitude] To people unfamiliar with altitude and its effects on the human body, a trip from sea level to 3048m (10,000') may seem like no big deal. "It's only 10,000 feet," some may say. And it click (8k) [59% relevant]

17) Outward Bound: First Aid in the Wilderness First Aid in the Wilderness The Outward Bound Wilderness First-Aid Handbook by Jeff Isaac, P.A.C., and Peter Goth, M.D. (Lyons & Burford: NY 1991). General Principles of Wilderness Medicine (page click (9k) [58% relevant]

18) Bookin Outdoors-Climbing & Mountaineering Bookin Outdoors-Climbing The Finest in Outdoor Books Welcome to Bookin Outdoors MOUNTAINEERING & CLIMBING BOOKS Featuring outdoor books specially selected for the outdoorsman or woman. Books click (15k) [58% relevant]

19) Wilderness Emergency Medical Services Institute: Curriculu The Wilderness EMT Curriculum A project of The Center for Emergency Medicine of Western Pennsylvania and The Appalachian Search and Rescue Conference October 23, 1996 The WEMSI WEMT curriculum is comp click (18k) [57% relevant]

20) Himalaya Rescue Association Home Page Mountain Sickness & Other Hazards in the Nepal Himalayas Introduction About the Himalaya Rescue Association This Week at the HRA The Trails The Weather Final Preparation Altitude Helico click (21k) [53% relevant]

21) GORP - Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS) Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS) ************* A recurring topic of discussion is altitude sickness and treatment. AMS (acute mountain sickness) Time and a distinct lack of resources can quickly elevate click (38k) [53% relevant]

22) Acute Mountain Sickness(AMS) Acute Mountain Sickness(AMS) TABLE OF CONTENTS of this chain: 21/ AMS 22/ Words from Foreman and Hayduke 23/ A bit of song (like camp songs) 24/ What is natural? 25/ A romantic notion of high-tech emp click (37k) [53% relevant]

23) Wilderness Emergency Medical Services Institute: Wildernes Wilderness Medical Kit List Version 1.01: July 1, 1994 Wilderness Emergency Medical Services Institute a project of The Center for Emergency Medicine of Western Pennsylvania and The Appalachian Search click (29k) [52% relevant]

24) The Backpacker's Field Manual OA Logo The Backpacker's Field Manual A Comprehensive Guide to Mastering Backcountry Skills by Rick Curtis, Director, Princeton University Outdoor Action Program Published by Three Rivers Press divisi click (24k) [52% relevant]

25) The climbing dictionary The Climbing Dictionary Welcome to The Climbing Dictionary !!! This dictionary gives definitions of American and English climbing terms and translations of those terms in other languages. If you have click (49k) [51% relevant]


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