Outcome Assessment After Hand Burns

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Overall outcome following hand burns is closely related to the depth of injury. Although even full-thickness burns tend to result in favorable outcomes, injuries to the deeper structures may result in some degree of impairment. Reviewing the existing literature on hand burns clearly demonstrates the need for validated measurement tools for the evaluation of hand burn outcomes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)557-561
Number of pages5
JournalHand clinics
Issue number4
StatePublished - Nov 2009


  • Burns
  • Contractures
  • Employment
  • Functional assessment
  • Outcomes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine


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