Historical Aspects of Critical Illness and Critical Care by Anand Kumar MD, Joseph E. Parrillo MD FCCM

By Anand Kumar MD, Joseph E. Parrillo MD FCCM

This factor will look at glossy severe care strategies in a historic context. issues comprise: ''Shock and Organ failure'', ''Battlefield trauma, anxious surprise and outcomes: War-related advances in serious care'', ''Lessons from smooth mess ups and Wars: Bhopal, Chernobyl, Oklahoma urban Bombing, 9-11, typhoon Katrina, Tsunami, Iraq'', ''Plagues with severe Care Implications: Legionairres, Staph poisonous surprise, SARS, Hantavirus, crew A strep nec poisonous surprise, Marburg and hemorrhagic fevers, Avian flu'' and extra!

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By Anand Kumar MD, Joseph E. Parrillo MD FCCM

This factor will look at glossy severe care strategies in a historic context. issues comprise: ''Shock and Organ failure'', ''Battlefield trauma, anxious surprise and outcomes: War-related advances in serious care'', ''Lessons from smooth mess ups and Wars: Bhopal, Chernobyl, Oklahoma urban Bombing, 9-11, typhoon Katrina, Tsunami, Iraq'', ''Plagues with severe Care Implications: Legionairres, Staph poisonous surprise, SARS, Hantavirus, crew A strep nec poisonous surprise, Marburg and hemorrhagic fevers, Avian flu'' and extra!

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1 In 1928, Fleming discovered penicillin. 2 The cause of mortality shifted to late complications, such as multiorgan failure. Other advances in wound care that have improved outcomes in recent conflicts include the advent of vascular injury repair, decreasing the rate of amputations in Korea,1 the availability of topical antibiotics for burn care in Vietnam,10 and the use of negative pressure wound therapy in Iraq and Afghanistan for treatment of large soft-tissue defects (Fig. 2). SHOCK Until recent history, the concept of shock was poorly understood.

21. Rosengart MR. Critical care medicine: landmarks and legends. Surg Clin North Am 2006;86(6):1305–21. 22. Loria F. Historical aspects of abdominal injuries. Gunpowder and the development of firearms. Springfield (IL): Charles C. Thomas; 1968. 23. Mullins RJ, Trunkey DD, Samuel D. Gross: pioneer academic trauma surgeon of 19th century America. J Trauma 1990;30(5):528–38. 24. Trunkey D, Farjah F. Medical and surgical care of our four assassinated presidents. J Am Coll Surg 2005;201(6):976–89. 25.

World J Surg 2004; 28(4):425–30. 7. Haeger K. The illustrated history of surgery. 1988. New York: Bell Publishing Company. 43 44 Allison & Trunkey 8. Broughton G II, Janis JE, Attinger CE. A brief history of wound care. Plast Reconstr Surg 2006;117(Suppl 7):6S–11S. 9. Stansbury LG, Branstetter JG, Lalliss SJ. Amputation in military trauma surgery. J Trauma 2007;63(4):940–4. 10. Pruitt BA Jr. Combat casualty care and surgical progress. Ann Surg 2006;243(6): 715–29. 11. Pilcher JE. Guy de Chauliac and Henri de Mondeville: a surgical retrospect.

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