Inhalation injury

D. D. Trunkey

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    Pulmonary damage due to smoke inhalation and CO poisoning is thought to be the leading cause of death, in victims of fire. This article synthesizes the information available on smoke inhalation including pathophysiology, diagnosis, treatment and prevention.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Pages (from-to)1133-1140
    Number of pages8
    JournalSurgical Clinics of North America
    Issue number6
    StatePublished - Jan 1 1978

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Surgery


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