frostbite

Preventing Frostbite in Bone-Chilling Temperatures

the MWHC Blog Team February 11, 2016

As temperatures plummet in the Washington, D.C. region, people heading outdoors for work or recreational purposes, should be aware that…

Pay attention to potential frostbite – early treatment can save fingers and toes

Jeffrey W. Shupp, MD, Director, Burn Center January 05, 2018

With expected low temperatures in the single digits for the D.C. area this weekend, pay attention to the early stages…