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Burn wound infections

Clinical Microbiology Reviews

Apr 15, 2006

Deirdre ChurchRobert Lindsay

Abstract

Burns are one of the most common and devastating forms of trauma. Patients with serious thermal injury require immediate specialized care in order to minimize morbidity and mortality. Significant thermal injuries induce a state of immunosuppression that predisposes burn patients to infe...read more

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Natural Immunosuppression
Infections, Hospital
Morbidity Aspects
Lung
Sepsis
Phlegmasia Alba Dolens
Pneumonia
Pus
Pyemia
Rehydration
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886
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Burn wound infections

Clinical Microbiology Reviews

Apr 15, 2006

Deirdre ChurchRobert Lindsay

PMID: 16614255

DOI: 10.1128/cmr.19.2.403-434.2006

Abstract

Burns are one of the most common and devastating forms of trauma. Patients with serious thermal injury require immediate specialized care in order to minimize morbidity and mortality. Significant thermal injuries induce a state of immunosuppression that predisposes burn patients to infe...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Natural Immunosuppression
Infections, Hospital
Morbidity Aspects
Lung
Sepsis
Phlegmasia Alba Dolens
Pneumonia
Pus
Pyemia
Rehydration
1
886

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