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burn center

n.
A multidisciplinary health care facility in which victims of burns are treated.

burn center

Hospital care A specialized unit in a medical center dedicated to managing Pts with deep burns. See Burn.

burn center

A hospital-based health care facility staffed with specialists essential to the comprehensive care of burn patients.
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The burn centers would need highly trained surgeons of burns specialty and nurses to look after burn patients of burn injuries.
Burn center medical director Steven Morris, M.D., has worked at the unit for 30 years.
Hisham further said that establishment of burn center was long-lasting demand of the people of this region and the government just fulfilled their demand.
Recovery can take months or even years; many burn center patients continue to come for outpatient burn therapy long after they first check out of the hospital.
After the arrival of a seriously burned casualty at a Level III military facility such as the Combat Support Hospital (CSH), the goal Is to stabilize, treat, and transport the severely burned casualty back to the USAISR Burn Center as soon as possible following the time of injury.
This system will collect information on burn reports from approximately 115 burn centers throughout the nation.
Gebrian encourages Posts nationwide to initiate the tab program and donate to a burn center. "Individually we can do little," he said.
Yet, it is still rare for psychologists and psychiatrists to formally consult with burn center staffers on a regular basis (Holaday & Yarbrough, 1996).
We are working on a list of major burn centers and hospitals specializing in burn care across the country.
He said that work is underway on the PC I of a 50 bed burn center in Saidu Group of hospitals that after completion would treat patients who are being referred to other major hospitals of the province due to severity of burn injuries.
He said no burn center was established during the four year PTI-led government.
City/Region: Terry Crawford of Oakridge was released Monday from the Oregon Burn Center at Legacy Emanuel Hospital in Portland.