Venugopal, R.; Ferron-Boothe, Doreen; Meeks-Aitken, Nicola; Carpenter, Reginald A.; Arscott, Guyan; McDonald, Archibald H.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
Epidemiology of Burns at the University Hospital of the West Indies [Abstract]
West Indian Medical Journal
Date of Publication
52 Suppl. 6
Objective: To review the epidemiological features of burn patients at the University Hospital of the West Indies in order to improve burn care delivery. Methods: The age, gender, cause of burn, type of burn, burn surface area, disposition and days in hospital of patients with burns admitted between August 1998 and December 2002 were obtained from the records.....