Evaluating an outreach service for paediatric burns follow up.

  title={Evaluating an outreach service for paediatric burns follow up.},
  author={Jonathan James Cubitt and Amy L. Chesney and Liz Brown and Dai Quoc Anh Nguyen},
  journal={Burns : journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries},
  volume={41 6},
Complications following paediatric burns are well documented and care needs to be taken to ensure the appropriate follow up of these patients. Historically this has meant follow up into adulthood however this is often not necessary. The centralisation of burns services in the UK means that patients and their parents may have to travel significant distances to receive this follow up care. To optimise our burns service we have introduced a burns outreach service to enable the patients to be… CONTINUE READING