Burn Care and Treatment

A Practical Guide

Editors: Jeschke, Marc G., Kamolz, Lars-Peter, Shahrokhi, Shahriar (Eds.)

  • Comprehensive overview of current therapeutic measures in burn management
  • Establishes practical guidelines to improve care and patient outcomes
  • Easily accessible reference guide​
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This practical guide offers a comprehensive summary of the most important and most immediate therapeutic approaches in the assessment and treatment of burn injuries. Taking into account age-specific needs in pediatric, adult, and elderly burn patients, the book discusses key issues such as pre-hospital treatment, wound care and infection control, burn nursing, and critical care. In addition, burn reconstructive surgery and rehabilitation for burn victims are described. Written in a concise manner, Burn Care and Treatment provides guidelines for the optimal care in order to improve patient outcome, and thus will be a valuable reference for physicians, surgeons, residents, nurses, and other burn care providers.​  

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  • Initial Assessment, Resuscitation, Wound Evaluation and Early Care

    Shahrokhi, Shahriar

    Pages 1-12

  • Pathophysiology of Burn Injury

    Jeschke, Marc G.

    Pages 13-29

  • Wound Healing and Wound Care

    Gauglitz, Gerd G.

    Pages 31-42

  • Infections in Burns

    Shahrokhi, Shahriar

    Pages 43-55

  • Acute Burn Surgery

    Kamolz, Lars-Peter

    Pages 57-65

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eBook $39.99
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Hardcover $54.99
$109.00 (listprice)
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  • ISBN 978-3-7091-1132-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $54.99
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Burn Care and Treatment
Book Subtitle
A Practical Guide
Editors
  • Marc G. Jeschke
  • Lars-Peter Kamolz
  • Shahriar Shahrokhi
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Wien
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Wien
eBook ISBN
978-3-7091-1133-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-7091-1133-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-7091-1132-1
Softcover ISBN
978-3-7091-1743-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
V, 188
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