Recent Concepts in Burn Resuscitation

  • D. J. Dries
  • W. J. Mohr
Conference paper


The burn-injured patient is unique in resuscitation requirements, metabolic stress, pattern of complications, and determinants of outcome [1]. This chapter highlights the literature focused on those aspects of care which are unique to burn centers and the burn-injured patient and contribute in important ways to outcome.


Mean Arterial Pressure Urine Output Central Venous Pressure Pulmonary Capillary Wedge Pressure Base Excess 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. J. Dries
    • 1
  • W. J. Mohr
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Surgery and AnesthesiologyRegions HospitalSt. PaulUSA

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