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Discomfort Index (DI) of Thom and Its Variations

Purpose:

To evaluate the effect of being in a hot environment using the discomfort index (DI).

Specialty:

Emergency Medicine
Critical Care

Objective:

other testing

ICD-10:

T67.0

Description:

Thom described the discomfort index (DI) in 1959. Since then several modifications have been proposed.

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