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Title Burns / edited by Iain S. Whitaker, Kayvan Shokrollahi, William A. Dickson.
Imprint Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2019.
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 SMHS Library FSH  WO 704 BUR 2019    AVAILABLE
 SMHS Library RPH  617.11 BUR 2019    AVAILABLE


Phys. Description xviii, 456 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.
Series Oxford Specialist Handbooks in Surgery
Oxford Specialist Handbooks in Surgery.
Contents Incidence and epidemiology -- Burn prevention -- Pathophysiological response to burns -- Hypermetabolic response to burns -- The burns management pathway I : assessing and transferring patients with an acute burn injury -- The burns management pathway II : receiving and initially managing a patient with burns -- Predicting mortality and end of life care -- Burns first aid -- Assessment of burn surface area -- Burn depth assessment -- Fluid resuscitation in burns -- Escharotomies -- Critical care of burns patients -- Anaesthesia : preoperative management of patients with acute burns -- Anaesthesia : intraoperative management of patients with acute burn injury -- Burns surgery -- Burn wound dressings -- Management of burn wound infection -- Chemical burns -- Electrical injuries -- Radiation burns -- Ocular burns -- Hand burns -- Perineal and genital burns -- Skin substitutes -- Occupational and physiotherapy -- Outcome meaures for burns -- Burns scar management -- Principles of burn reconstruction -- Burn contracture surgery -- Outpatient management of minor burns -- Remote assessment of burns -- Cost of burn care -- Paediatric burns -- Non-accidental injury (NAI) in children -- Burns itch -- Nutritional requirements in the burn patients -- Tetanus -- Desquamating skin disorders -- Military burns -- Sunburn and artificial tanning -- Frostbite -- Hair restoration -- Laser management of scares -- Face transplantation -- Pain management -- Burn care drug formulary.
Subject Burns.
Other Number 2018966726
Alt Author Whitaker, Iain S., editor.
Shokrollahi, Kayvan, editor.
Dickson, William A., editor.
ISBN 9780199699537 (pbk.)
9780192575302 (epub)
9780191743214 (online)