Clinical-epidemiological characteristics and prescribing patterns for burns in three hospitals in Lima, Peru - Cecchi GMW, Hidalgo ER, Orrillo JVC, Mu ñoz JRL, Medina CA.

In order to describe the clinical-epidemiological characteristics and medical prescription patterns of patients with first- and second-degree burns who visited three reference hospitals in Lima, a cross-sectional study was carried out to collect data on de...
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CONCLUSION The Burn Specific Health Scale—Brief (burn-specific HRQL) and the Brisbane Burn Scar Impact Profile (burn scar HRQL) instruments have the best measurement properties. There is only weak evidence on the measurement properties of generic HRQL instruments in burn patients. Results of this study form important input to reach consensus on a universally used instrument to assess HRQL in burn patients. LEVEL OF EVIDENCE Systematic review, level III.
Source: The Journal of Trauma: Injury, Infection, and Critical Care - Category: Orthopaedics Tags: SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS Source Type: research
Condition:   Wound Infection Interventions:   Biological: Bacteriophage cocktail spray;   Drug: Xeroform Sponsor:   Phagelux Inc. Not yet recruiting
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