The effects of nicotinic acid upon postburn plasma volume loss.

@article{Hilton1975TheEO,
  title={The effects of nicotinic acid upon postburn plasma volume loss.},
  author={James G Hilton and Charles H. Wells},
  journal={Surgery, gynecology & obstetrics},
  year={1975},
  volume={141 6},
  pages={882-4}
}
The effects of intravenously injected nicotinic acid upon postburn plasma volume loss have been studied in the anesthetized dog. Results of this study have shown that two hours after a third degree flame burn over 40 per cent of the surface area, approximately 12 milliliters per kilogram of plasma are lost to the extravascular spaces. If untreated, this… CONTINUE READING