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Trauma, burns, and skin injury 

Trauma, burns, and skin injury
Trauma, burns, and skin injury

Martin Beed

, Richard Sherman

, and Ravi Mahajan

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date: 26 May 2019



Severe burns


Toxic epidermal necrolysis

Trauma is the biggest killer in the UK of those under the age of 45. Trauma deaths can be divided into 3 phases: those that occur at the time of injury, those that occur in the first few hours (and are largely preventable) and those occurring weeks later....

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