Environmental medicine

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19 Environmental medicine

Heat

Body core temperature (TCore) is maintained at 37°C by the thermoregulator centre in the hypothalamus.

Cold

Hypothermia is defined as a core temperature of less than 32°C and is often lethal when TCore falls below 30°C.

Hypothermia