ED Approach to a major paediatric burn
Management (consultant led care)
The suggested minimum threshold for referral into specialised burn care services can be summarised as:
If burn wound changes in appearance / signs of infection or there are concerns regarding healing then discuss with a specialised burn service.
If there is any suspicion of Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) then refer early.
Click here for full guideline: http://www.britishburnassociation.org/
Clare Bosanko, Jan 2017
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