Epidemiology, morbidity, mortality and treatment of burn injuries--a study in a peripheral industrial hospital.

@article{Sarma1994EpidemiologyMM,
  title={Epidemiology, morbidity, mortality and treatment of burn injuries--a study in a peripheral industrial hospital.},
  author={B. K. Sarma and Nilendu Sarma},
  journal={Burns : journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries},
  year={1994},
  volume={20 3},
  pages={253-5}
}
This is a retrospective study of 348 patients with burn injuries admitted to a peripheral industrial hospital over a period of 10 years. The patients were from all walks of life. The study compared the incidence of burns occurring in various industries and those in other situations, assessed the morbidity and mortality profile of burn injuries treated in a hospital devoid of a modern burn care unit and presents ways of improving the treatment of burn injuries. Out of the 348 patients 42.5 per… CONTINUE READING

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