Pediatric inhalation injury

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Abstract

Abstract: Smoke inhalation injury can cause severe physiologic perturbations. In pediatric patients, these perturbations cause profound changes in cardiac and pulmonary physiology. In this review, we examine the pathology, early management options, ventilator strategy, and long-term outcomes in pediatric patients who have suffered a smoke inhalation injury.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalBurns and Trauma
Volume5
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 2017

Keywords

  • Carbon monoxide
  • Children
  • Inhalation injury
  • Smoke inhalation
  • Ventilator management

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Surgery
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Dermatology
  • Immunology and Allergy

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