Burns

When to treat or refer a burn-injured patient

When to treat or refer a burn-injured patient

Guidelines from the American Burn Association provide a reliable road map for the assessment and treatment of these challenging injuries

Managing hyponatremia

Some individuals develop hyponatremia when on a diuretic — not because the sodium level is diluted, but because the diuretic causes the sodium to be excreted with the excess fluid.

Best treatment for burn blisters

Is it best to remove intact blisters on new second-degree burns or leave them alone?

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