Accession Number : ADA112427

Title :   Annual Research Progress Report. 1 October 1977-30 September 1978.

Corporate Author : ARMY INST OF SURGICAL RESEARCH FORT SAM HOUSTON TX

PDF Url : ADA112427

Report Date : 30 Sep 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 480

Abstract : This report documents the clinical and laboratory activities of the US Army Institute of Surgical Research during the fiscal year 1978. These activities include patient care, clinical investigation and laboratory research in the areas of (1) burn injury, (2) acute renal failure, and (3) general trauma. Special emphasis is placed on the clinical management of burned patients and on studies related to prevention and treatment of burned wound infection. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Military medicine, *Medical research, *Clinical medicine, *Burns(Injuries), Kidney diseases, Trauma, Patients, Management, Infectious diseases, Inflammation, Therapy, Preventive medicine, Health care facilities, Medical laboratories

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE