Heat Stroke Philippines

heat stroke philippines
Heat Stroke Philippines | Image Source: @DOHgovph

There is extreme heat these days. How can you handle a person hit by a heat stroke?

Philippine Health Advisory suggests you do the following:

  1. Have the victim drink fluids
  2. Have the victim lie down
  3. Elevate feet
  4. Apply cold compresses
  5. Use a fan to lower the temperature
  6. Bring the patient to the nearest health facility for further management.

Source: Philippine Health Advisories 2012 via @DOHgovph

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