Accession Number : ADA133132

Title :   US Army Institute of Surgical Research Annual Research Progress Report FY 1982.

Descriptive Note : Rept. for 1 Oct 81-30 Sep 82,

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

Personal Author(s) : Pruitt,Basil A , Jr

PDF Url : ADA133132

Report Date : 01 Oct 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 397

Abstract : This report documents the clinical and laboratory activities of the US Army Institute of Surgical Research during the fiscal year 1982. These activities include patient care, clinical investigation and laboratory research in the areas of burn injury and general trauma. Special emphasis is placed on the clinical management of burned patients and on studies related to prevention, diagnosis and treatment of infections in severely burned patients. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Surgery, *Burns(Injuries), *Trauma, *Medical research, Army research, Management, Patients, Preventive medicine, Diagnosis(Medicine), Therapy, Military medicine, Army personnel, Cardiovascular system, Pulmonary function, Resuscitation, Nervous system, Endocrine glands, Resistance(Biology), Infectious diseases, Metabolism, Nutrition

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE