TITLE

Molten Metal Burns: Early Treatment Improves Outcome

AUTHOR(S)
Margulies, Daniel R.; Navarro, R. Antonio
PUB. DATE
October 1998
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Oct1998, Vol. 64 Issue 10, p947
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a retrospective chart review of patients treated for molten metal burns at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California between 1972 and 1997. Patient demographics; Comparison between primary and consult groups; Length of disability; Complications.
ACCESSION #
1131343

 

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