AIMS To facilitate the use of Biobrane for those burn care practitioners not familiar with this material. METHODS Two techniques have been developed through extensive use of Biobrane over many years, in both sheet and glove form. These techniques have been described and illustrated with photographs. RESULTS The use of these techniques has allowed the… (More)
Figure 1. Intraoperative image demonstrating the extent of the scalp excision from the supraorbital ridge to the occiput.
INTRODUCTION Wheat bags are therapeutic devices that are heated in microwaves and commonly used to provide relief from muscle and joint pain. The Royal Adelaide Hospital Burns Unit has observed a number of patients with significant burn injuries resulting from their use. Despite their dangers, the products come with limited safety information. METHODS… (More)