Gepost in: Trauma en brandwonden

Management of Burns

The current goal in the care of patients with burns is to improve functional and cosmetic outcomes. Skin care and the toxic effects of smoke inhalation on the lungs are the two major clinical issues. Advances in fluid and metabolic support have improved survival.




David G. Greenhalgh, M.D.


N Engl J Med 2019; 380:2349-2359 DOI: 10.1056/NEJMra1807442