Surgery for Victims of War

31 December 1998
Surgery for Victims of War
Reference 0446
Category Publication
Author Daniel Dufour, Soeren Kroman Jensen, Michael Owen-Smith, Jorma Salmela, G. Frank Stening, Björn Zetterström
Language English

This handbook summarizes the experience of leading practitioners in the field of war surgery and is intended to help military and civilian surgical teams treat people wounded in armed conflicts.

It covers first aid, admission of urgent cases and triage, skin grafts, treatment of infections, wounds and burns, plastic surgery and anaesthesiology.

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