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Trauma pp 85-105 | Cite as

The Problem of Acute Severe Trauma and Shock

  • Robert M. HardawayIII

Abstract

In the twelve years since January 1961, the United States has suffered the loss of 45,937 killed in Southeast Asia plus another 303,622 wounded. This makes the war in Vietnam the fourth most bloody war in United States history, placing behind World War I, World War II, and the Civil War.

Keywords

Central Venous Pressure Intravenous Fluid Systemic Blood Pressure Reversible Shock Refractory Shock 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1975

Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert M. HardawayIII
    • 1
  1. 1.William Beaumont Army Medical CenterUSA

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