Tag Archives: burn

Burn Resuscitation

Dr. Alisa Savetemal discusses the modified Brooke formula for fluid resuscitation.

Burn Care Today

“Getting eschar off the patient brings metabolic demands down by about 50 percent.” Op Report with Dr. Amalia Cochran discussing clinical trends and ongoing research in burn care. Themes: resuscitation, grafting, infection, physical therapy.

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Surgeon Soldier in Iraq – Part 5: Wins and Losses

Letters home from Major Eric Stark, in the OnSurg series describing his Iraq experience spanning from 2008 to 2011.
 
Letter dated 3/10/2008:
Greetings from B dad
Starting to get warm in the desert these days. I am hoping I get out of here before …

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Surgeon Soldier in Iraq – Part 3: Little Burn Victims

Reports from Major Eric Stark, in the OnSurg series describing his Iraq experience spanning from 2008 to 2011.
 
Letter dated 12/31/2008:
The New Year has begun.
I had a really depressing start. After the roommate left I had to clean up the mess. He …