The medical men have known for some time the value of adequate nutrition to the recovery of their patients, and now the surgeons, too, are placing ... It is a known fact that a severely burned patient requires many calories over those normally required for maintainance. ... nitrogen balance when given a normal intake of protein, and a person who has an extensive burn will fall into a high negative balance.
|Title||:||Convention by Mail|
|Author||:||New England Hospital Assembly|