- Athletic Training and Sports Health Care
- September/October 2010 - Volume 2 · Issue 5: 205-207
Heat cramps are a common ailment for today’s athletes. They account for a large proportion of the complaints brought to team physicians and trainers. The exact cause of heat cramps is not currently known, but methods for its treatment and prevention have been studied and are discussed in this article.
The authors are from Wake Forest University Family Physicians, Winston Salem, NC.
The authors have no financial or proprietary interest in the materials presented herein.
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