Burns are a leading cause of unintentional injury and death in children, with the vast majority of cases occurring in the home. Regardless of the burn depth or extent, these injuries can have significant long-term functional, aesthetic, and psychological consequences for the child.
We have a NEW Bottom Line Recommendation available for pediatric thermal burns! The two-page summary has evidence-based information on pediatric considerations, emergency department management, and criteria for burn centre referral.
Click here to download the new resource.