This brand-new reference presents the perspectives of a multi-author team examining the entire spectrum of burn reconstruction. Individual chapters cover basic aspects of wound healing Am acute care of the burn wound (particularly as it relates to optimizing reconstructive results) Am optimizing nutrition (for optimal reconstructive results) Am basic concepts of plastic surgery relating to tissue rearrangement Am and the use of flaps, as well as the newer use of skin substitutes. The second section of the book provides detailed guidance on anatomic areas of reconstruction, with care being taken to identify individual authors with known expertise in their particular area of burn reconstruction. Incorporates the use of current technology (skin substitutes). Presents the perspective of today's leaders in the field. Features an artwork program designed by a medical illustrator with extensive experience. Offers abundant patient examples and results. Discusses acute burn management as it relates to the reconstructive process. With more than 30 additional contributing experts.As the burn patient starts healing, the amount of calories and protein needed will decrease. ... Many concentrated products have an increased fat content due to fata#39;s higher caloric value, which assists in limiting the total volume given to theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Achauer and Sood's Burn Surgery|
|Author||:||Rajiv Sood, Bruce M. Achauer|
|Publisher||:||Saunders - 2006|