Burns Fluid Resuscitation
The first 24 hours for burns management is crucial.
The ability to deliver just the right amount of fluid in a patient with burns is the holy grail.
From #CodaZero Claire Seiffert presents on Burns Fluid Resuscitation.
Claire covers fluid overloaded with compartment syndrome, to underdone with an AKI and extension of burns.
This short update will provide an overview of how to achieve the “just right” fluid balance and targets for resuscitation, ultimately enhancing patient outcomes.
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Claire is currently an ICU Clinical Fellow at Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney. She is a born and bred Victorian having grown up in Mildura before completing a Physiotherapy degree in Melbourne. She then moved to Canberra where she completed her medical degree. She has special interests in bariatric medicine, neurocritical care, innovative medical education and retrieval medicine. Claire is a passionate John Farnham fan and a loyal Geelong AFL supporter. She is a mum to a little boy who has also independently developed the same passions.