Fluid management in major burn injuries Mehmet Haberal, A. Ebru Sakallioglu Abali, Hamdi Karakayali Department of General Surgery and Burn and Fire Disasters Institute, Ankara, Turkey Ind Journal of Plastic Surgery 2010:43;:29-36. doi:10.4103/0970-0358.70715
Abstract It is a widely accepted fact that severe fluid loss is the greatest problem faced following major burn injuries. Therefore, effective fluid resuscitation is one of the cornerstones of modern burn treatment. The aim of this article is to review the current approaches available for modern trends in fluid management for major burn patients. As these current approaches are based on various experiences all over the world, the knowledge is essential to improve the status of this patient group.