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Trauma and burns 

Trauma and burns
Trauma and burns

Carl Waldmann

, Neil Soni

, and Andrew Rhodes

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date: 09 May 2021

Initial management of major trauma 482

Head injury 484

Spinal trauma 486

Chest trauma 488

Pelvic trauma 490

Burns—fluid management 492

Burns—general management 494

Major trauma remains a leading cause of death in both the developed and developing worlds, and has a significant impact on the workload of most critical care units. More people are disabled than killed, which has a significant impact on the economic potential of both the victims and society....

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