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Chemical Burns (cont.)

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Author: Charles P. Davis, MD, PhD

Editor: Jerry R. Balentine, DO, FACEP

REFERENCES: Chemical Burns in Emergency Medicine. CBRNE - Chemical Warfare Agents.

Previous contributing authors and editors: Author: Bryon K McNeil, MD, Medical Director, Bioterrorism and Emergency Preparedness, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Via-Christ Regional Medical Center, Wichita, Kansas. Coauthor(s): David Jaslow, MD, MPH, Director of Emergency Medicine Service, Director of Disaster Medicine, Temple University Hospital; Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine, Temple University.Scott H Plantz, MD, FAAEM, Research Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine.

Last Editorial Review: 2/6/2012

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