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The neurological consequences of non freezing cold injury

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Non-freezing cold injury is a clinical syndrome characterised by altered sensory perception following prolonged exposure to cool temperatures. Acutely there is loss of sensation but after several hours or days, pain emerges in the distal extremities, which may last months or years after injury. The pain is characteristically more severe when the affected skin is cooled, at temperatures that would not have elicited pain before injury. The condition is well known in the military, most notori...

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MSD
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Clinical Neurosciences
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Ministry of Defence
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http://dx.doi.org/10.13039/100009941
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford

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