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ABC of burns

Author: Shehan Hettiaratchy; Remo Papini; Peter Dziewulski
Publisher: Malden, Mass. : BMJ Books, ©2005.
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Burns are one of the most devastating conditions encountered in medicine. The injuries affect people of all ages, both physically and psychologically, in the developed and the developing world. The correct management of burns needs a skilled multidisciplinary approach and this ABC provides an overview of the most important aspects of burn injuries for healthcare professionals. This ABC book offers a comprehensive  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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ABC of burns.
Malden, Mass. : BMJ Books, ©2005
(DLC) 2004022733
(OCoLC)56614505
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Shehan Hettiaratchy; Remo Papini; Peter Dziewulski
ISBN: 9781405171328 1405171324
OCLC Number: 144502432
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 43 pages) : color illustrations
Contents: Pathophysiology and types of burns / Shehan Hettiaratchy, Peter Dziewulski --
First aid and treatment of minor burns / Jackie Hudspith, Sukh Rayatt --
Initial management of a major burn: overview / Shehan Hettiaratchy, Remo Papini --
Initial management of a major burn: assessment and resuscitation / Shehan Hettiaratchy, Remo Papini --
Management of burn injuries of various depths / Remo Papini --
Intensive care management and control of infection / Mark Ansermino, Carolyn Hemsley --
Burns reconstruction / Juan P. Barret --
Rehabilitation after burn injury / Dale Edgar, Megan Brereton --
Psychosocial aspects of burn injuries / Shelley A. Wiechman, David R. Patterson --
Burns in the developing world and burn disasters / Rajeev B. Ahuja, Sameek Bhattacharya --
When we leave hospital: a patient's perspective of burn injury / Amy Acton.
Responsibility: edited by Shehan Hettiaratchy, Remo Papini, and Peter Dziewulski.

Abstract:

Burns are one of the most devastating conditions encountered in medicine. The injuries affect people of all ages, both physically and psychologically, in the developed and the developing world. The correct management of burns needs a skilled multidisciplinary approach and this ABC provides an overview of the most important aspects of burn injuries for healthcare professionals. This ABC book offers a comprehensive yet accessible review of burn management. It introduces the range of burns that a GP may become involved in treating or having treated at hospital. From explanations of how burns happ.
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