Treatment of sandal burns of the feet in children in a moist environment.

Abstract

Burns to children's feet are often due to scalds, from hot tap water, as an infant's skin is thinner and hence more susceptible to a full-thickness injury. In Central Asia, and particularly in Uzbekistan, many episodes of burns take place at homes because of using sandal heaters. In the case of sandal burns of the foot, it usually is not only skin that is… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.burns.2013.07.003

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