Etiology and prevention of multisystem organ failure

Derek M. Culnan, Karel D. Capek, Robert L. Sheridan

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Anticipation, identification, and treatment of organ failure syndromes is the work of the critical care physician and is necessary for intensive care unit survival. This chapter describes organ failure syndromes during burn convalescence.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationTotal Burn Care
Subtitle of host publicationFifth Edition
PublisherElsevier Inc.
ISBN (Electronic)9780323497428
ISBN (Print)9780323476614
StatePublished - 2018


  • Cardiac failure
  • Liver failure
  • Multiorgan failure
  • Renal failure
  • Respiratory failure
  • Survival

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine


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