Etiology and prevention of multisystem organ failure

Derek M. Culnan, Karel D. Capek, Robert L. Sheridan

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Abstract

Anticipation, identification, and treatment of organ failure syndromes is the work of the critical care physician and is necessary for intensive care unit survival. This chapter describes organ failure syndromes during burn convalescence.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationTotal Burn Care
Subtitle of host publicationFifth Edition
PublisherElsevier Inc.
Pages307-317.e5
ISBN (Electronic)9780323497428
ISBN (Print)9780323476614
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 30 2017

Keywords

  • Cardiac failure
  • Liver failure
  • Multiorgan failure
  • Renal failure
  • Respiratory failure
  • Survival

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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    Culnan, D. M., Capek, K. D., & Sheridan, R. L. (2017). Etiology and prevention of multisystem organ failure. In Total Burn Care: Fifth Edition (pp. 307-317.e5). Elsevier Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-323-47661-4.00030-7