This review demonstrates that many advances have been made in burn care that have made dramatic differences in mortality, clinical outcomes, and quality of life in burn survivors; however, much work remains. In reality, the current standard of care is insufficient and we cannot be satisfied with the status quo. We must strive for the following goals: no deaths due to burn, no scarring, and no pain. These particular goals have only begun to be confronted.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||14|
|Journal||Surgical Clinics of North America|
|State||Published - Aug 2014|
- Burn care
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