Trauma professionals who don’t routinely take care of burns tend to radically overestimate the size of burns. This can create significant problems for the patient, because the formula used to determine fluid rates and total crystalloid given are based on burn size.
Don’t flood your patient! Watch this 5 minute video instead.
There’s lots of info out there on how to put a chest tube in. But what about on taking it out? There are a few nuances that you should be aware of so you can do this as quickly and complication-free as possible.
Have a look at this 5 minute video and let me know what you think. Please leave your comments on YouTube.