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Episode 1626: Firemedically Speaking: Update on Firefighter Rehab

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Mike McEvoy talks with Dave Hostler, Chair of the Department of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences at the University of Buffalo (NY) about the second edition of the Firefighter Rehab and Medical Monitoring textbook just published on-line (available here).  Discussion includes the evolving state of the science in rehab including advances in understanding cooling, hydration, nutrition, rest as well as decision making by EMS providers on when a firefighter has recovered sufficiently to leave rehab.

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