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Therapeutic kit and procedures for fluid resuscitation in disasters

  • L. Di Salvo
  • R. Vitale
  • M. Masellis

Abstract

In disasters, various factors influence morbidity and mortality rates. Key elements are the speed with which the disaster area is reached, the quantity and quality of the professional and material resources available, and the time delay before burned and/or polytraumatized patients can be transferred to specialized hospitals.

Keywords

Fluid Resuscitation Specialized Hospital Polytraumatized Patient Bladder Catheterization Disaster Area 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Di Salvo
    • 1
  • R. Vitale
    • 2
  • M. Masellis
    • 2
  1. 1.Servizio di FarmaciaOspedale CivicoPalermoItaly
  2. 2.Divisione di Chirurgia Plastica e Terapia delle UstioniPalermoItaly

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