Psychological and psychosocial functioning of children with burn scarring using cosmetic camouflage: a multi-centre prospective randomised controlled trial.

@article{Maskell2014PsychologicalAP,
  title={Psychological and psychosocial functioning of children with burn scarring using cosmetic camouflage: a multi-centre prospective randomised controlled trial.},
  author={Jessica Maskell and P A Newcombe and Graham E Martin and Roy M. Kimble},
  journal={Burns : journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries},
  year={2014},
  volume={40 1},
  pages={135-49}
}
BACKGROUND Burns leave patients with long-term physical scarring. Children with scarring are required to face challenges of reintegration into their community, including acceptance of an altered appearance and acceptance by others. This can be difficult given society's preoccupation with physical appearance. Limited research exists investigating validity of cosmetic camouflage as a psychosocial intervention for children with scarring. This study investigated whether using cosmetic camouflage… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-7 of 7 extracted citations

Randomized controlled trial of three burns dressings for partial thickness burns in children

E. L. Gee Keea, R. M. Kimblea, L. Cuttlea, Aleem U Khand, K. A. Stocktona
2016
View 4 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…