Accession Number:

ADA244609

Title:

U.S. Army Institute of Surgical Research Annual Research Progress Report for Fiscal Year 1989

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept. 1 Oct 1988-30 Sep 1989

Corporate Author:

ARMY INST OF SURGICAL RESEARCH FORT SAM HOUSTON TX

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1989-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

522.0

Abstract:

Two hundred and twenty seriously burned patients were admitted and treated at this Institute during calendar year 1988. Current clinical research activities include studies of host resistance studies, endocrine changes following injury, development of nutritional support of the burned patient, the use of skin substitutes, and studies on the control of postinjury infection.

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE