CMAJ Open 2021 Apr-Jun;9(2):E585-E591. Epub 2021 May 21.
Whitehorse General Hospital (Poole), Whitehorse, Yukon; Department of Surgery (Poole), Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta.; Whitehorse General Hospital (Gauthier), Yukon Hospital Corporation, Whitehorse, Yukon; University of Saskatchewan (Gauthier), Saskatoon, Sask.; Department of Surgery (MacLennan), McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont.; Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (MacLennan), Boston, Mass.
Background: We identified the need to modernize frostbite management in our northern centre and implemented a treatment protocol in 2015. Our aim was to describe the clinical course of patients presenting to the hospital since the implementation of the protocol.
Methods: This was a retrospective case series from Whitehorse General Hospital, Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada. Read More