burn centre

burn centre

A specialised unit in a hospital dedicated to the treatment, rehabilitation and follow-up care for patients with clinically significant burns.

Statistics, Burn Center Admissions 2000-2009, US
Survival—94.8%; 
Gender—70% male, 30% female;
Ethnicity—63% Caucasian, 17% African-American, 14% Hispanic, 6% Other;
Cause—42% fire/flame, 31% scald, 9% contact, 4% electrical, 3% chemical, 11% other;
Place—66% home, 10% occupational, 8% street/highway, 16% other.
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ISLAMABAD -- The Balochistan government has decided, in principle, to build a 20-bed Burn Centre at Ghulam Qadir government hospital Hub, district Lasbela for providing modern and up-to-date healthcare facilities to the patients of province.
He was first taken to the hospital's burn centre, and then to a private room, the doctor said.
This was announced by PBM Member Sheikh Farrukh Zubair while talking to the media after visiting the transgender Chahat here at Jinnah Hospital Burn Centre on Wednesday.
The injured were shifted to the Sandeman Provincial Hospital and later shifted to the Burn Centre of Bolan Medical Complex Hospital where Sajjad Ahmed succumbed to his injuries while other injured were being treated.
Dr Hisham further said that establishment of burn centre was long-lasting demand of the people of this region and the government just fulfilled their demand.
7% cases brought to the BCC, while fireworks and blasts caused 6% burn injuries out of the total of 94,664 cases managed at the centre.PIMS burn centre is the first and, to date, the only facility of its kind in the public health sector of Pakistan.
Tenders are invited for procurement of Medical Equipments for Institute, Trauma & Burn Centre, Cafeteria, Paramedical Vigayan Mahavidhayala & Nursing college-Emergency,Trauma & Burn Center
"For example, medical professionals in a burn centre gain expertise by treating a large volume of patients.
Adnan, an official of rescue 1122 said Suleman was shifted to PIMS burn centre. According to representative of burn centre, Suleman was in critical condition.
like, we built this place called the Michael Jackson Burn Centre." (ANI)
Birmingham Children's Hospital's new pounds 19 million Burn Centre will be officially opened by the Earl of Wessex next month.
Reproducible standardized methods should be developed so that clinical microbiology laboratories can routinely test burn wound bacterial isolates for susceptibility to the topical antimicrobial agents on formulary at a particular burn centre. A strict antibiotic policy should be followed by all centres.