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The Parkland Formula

The Parkland formula uses the total body surface area (TBSA) burned to estimate the amount of fluid required to resuscitate a burns patient in the first 24 hours.

Weight
 
TBSA burned
 
Calculate
 
 

 
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Fluid = 4 × Weight × TBSA burned

Give half over the first eight hours and then half over the second sixteen hours.
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