Anesthesia for patients with acute burn injuries

Lee C. Woodson, Edward Sherwood, Alexis McQuitty, Mark D. Talon

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Remarkable advances continue to be made in the care of patients with major burn injuries. Early aggressive fluid resuscitation has dramatically improved initial survival. The development of specialized burn centers has allowed the concentration and coordination of resources needed to provide a multidisciplinary approach from the time of admission with the goal of not just maximizing survival but optimizing functional recovery as well [1].

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationHandbook of Burns
Subtitle of host publicationAcute Burn Care, Volume 1
PublisherSpringer-Verlag Wien
Number of pages12
ISBN (Electronic)9783709103487
ISBN (Print)9783709103470
StatePublished - Jan 1 2012

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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