• Analysis of mortality in children with thermal injuries

Analysis of mortality in children with thermal injuries

PAEDIATRIC SURGERY.2016.3-4(52-53):20-24; doi 10.15574/PS.2016.52-53.20 
 

Analysis of mortality in children with thermal injuries 
 

Saсharov S. P., Akselrov M. A.

Tyumen State Medical University, Russia, Tyumen


The data of 27 children (16 boys and 11 girls) (aged 6 months – 18 years) with serious thermal trauma having large burn area of body (from 7 to 95%) were analyzed. Prognosis of recovery depends on many factors. The main ones are the state of person before injury, localization and area of burns, development of complication, and the fullness of necessary extent and intensity of medical measures. To mare the treatment of patients with burns more effective it is necessary to find the ways of decreasing of burn-wound infection and to use measures leading to increasing of patient immune system.


Key words: thermal trauma, children, lethality.


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