Collection Details : Advances in Skin & Wound Care

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Burn Wounds

  • Updated:   10/20/2022
  • Contains:  18 items
Burn-related wounds can be complex, depending on the type of burn-related injury, severity, location, and the extent. After reading these articles, you will have a better understanding of the pathophysiology of burn wounds. Topical dressings, education, rehabilitation, and psychosocial interventions should be carefully customized to meet the needs of the burn patient.
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The Effect of Inhalation Aromatherapy on Sedation Level, Analgesic Dosage, and Bispectral Index Values during Donor Site Dressing in Patients with Burns: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Froutan, Razieh; Tavousi, Seyed Hassan; Sedaghat, Alireza; More

Advances in Skin & Wound Care. 35(1):1-9, January 2022.

Efficacy and Safety of Pirfenidone in Patients with Second-Degree Burns: A Proof-of-Concept Randomized Controlled Trial

Mecott, Gabriel A.; González-Cantú, Iván; Dorsey-Treviño, Edgar Gerardo; More

Advances in Skin & Wound Care. 33(4):1-7, April 2020.

Treatment of the Burn Patient in Primary Care

Moss, Lee S.

Advances in Skin & Wound Care. 23(11):517-524, November 2010.

This article describes the comprehensive approach to burn related wounds. In addition to dressings, clinicians should appreciate the importance of education, rehabilitation, and scar reduction strategies as part of routine plan of care.

Body Image and Facial Burns

Sainsbury, David CG

Advances in Skin & Wound Care. 22(1):39-44, January 2009.

Facial burn is devastating from a psychological perspective. Discussion of this article reviewed key approaches to assess for body image dysfunction following facial burn injury. Key strategies to reduce the impact of burn on body and self image were highlighted.

Partial-Thickness Burns: Identification and Management

Johnson, R. Michael; Richard, Reg

Advances in Skin & Wound Care. 16(4):178-187, July-August 2003.

The authors explained the rule of nines and how to determine whether a burn wound is superficial or deep. A thorough discussion reviewing management of partial thickness burn wounds indlucing the ues of topical antibiotic, biological agents, growth factors, surgical interventions and modern dressings. Useful tips to be integrated in routine practice.