10th grade Science

Explain, physiologically, how you would decide to use ice or heat on an injury?

My book doesn't have any good info on this question. Is there a reputable website or article to get info to answer this question?

  1. 👍
  2. 👎
  3. 👁
  1. http://orthopedics.about.com/cs/sportsmedicine/a/iceorheat.htm


    1. 👍
    2. 👎
    Ms. Sue

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. physics

    How long would it take a 1 200 W heater to melt 1.00 kg of ice at -12.0°C, assuming all the energy from the heater is absorbed by the ice? (Assume the specific heat of the ice is 2 090 J/kg · °C and the latent heat of fusion of

  2. chemistry

    1. Given that 50 grams of ice is heated at -20.0 °C to steam at 135.0 °C. i. Show the graph of the changes from ice to steam ii. Calculate the energy needed to change the ice to steam Please use these values: Heat of fusion =

  3. Physics

    A 35-g block of ice at -14°C is dropped into a calorimeter (of negligible heat capacity) containing 400 g of water at 0°C. When the system reaches equilibrium, how much ice is left in the calorimeter? The specific heat of ice is

  4. Chemistry - Heat of Fusion of Ice

    Conclusion question(s) from a lab we did to find the heat of fusion of ice: Does the value obtained for the molar heat of fusion depend on the volume of water used? Does it depend on the mass of ice melted? Does it depend on the

  1. chemistry

    When ice melts, it absorbs 0.33 kJ per gram. How much ice is required to cool a 12.0 fluid ounce drink from 75°F to 35°F, if the heat capacity of the drink is 4.18 J/g·°C? (Assume that the heat transfer is 100% efficient.)

  2. Science

    Find out the amount of heat required to convert 1 gm of ice at -30 ⁰C to 1 gm of steam at 120 ⁰C. Given the specific heat of ice is 2090 J/kg/⁰C, specific heat of water 4180 J/kg/⁰C, specific heat of steam is 2010

  3. physics

    calculate the heat energy needed to convert 2kg of ice at -12 degree celcius to steam at 100 degree celcius. specific heat capacity for ice=2100j/kg K specific latent heat of ice=340000 J/kg specific latent heat for steam

  4. Physics

    How much heat is added to a 10.0 g of ice at -20.0 degrees Celsius to convert it to steam at 120.0 degrees Celsius? compute and add the following heats: heat to heat ice from -20C to 0C heat to melt ice at 0C Heat to heat water

  1. Physics

    Which provides more cooling for a styrofoam cooler, one with 10 lbs of ice at 0 degrees C or one with 10 lbs of ice water at 0 degrees C. Explain. qice=mass*heat of fusion. qH2O=mass*specific heat x delta T However, you aren't

  2. Chemistry

    To treat a burn on your hand, you decide to place an ice cube on the burned skin. The mass of the ice cube is 16.0 g, and its initial temperature is -11.4 °C. The water resulting from the melted ice reaches the temperature of

  3. Physics

    On a winter day the temperature drops from -5 degree C to -15 degree C overnight. If a pan sitting outside contains 0.40kg of ice, how much heat is removed from the ice for the temperature change? (specific heat (ice) = .5kcal/kg)

  4. Chemistry

    22.) The molar heats of fusion and vaporization for water are 6.02 kJ/mol and 40.6 kJ/mol, respectively, and the specific heat capacity of liquid water is 4.18 J/gC. (1) What quantity of heat is required to melt 25.0 g of ice at

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.