Introduction to burns care
Richard White Professor of tissue viability, University of Worcester.
Beverley Swales Burns educator, Yorkshire and Humber.
BURNS ARE AMONG the most devastating injuries a person can sustain and survive, but little economic analysis has been conducted to assess the cost-effectiveness of burns care. This is particularly so in the case of non-complex burns, which are defined as burns that are treated in the community, do not require grafting and are managed using widely available wound dressings (
Nursing Standard. 27, 2, 48-48. doi: 10.7748/ns2012.09.27.2.48.s50Correspondence
This article was supported by Mölnlycke Health Care