A GP's guide to paediatric burns

Here’s what you need to know about the latest thinking in the treatment of childhood burn injuries
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Depending on the season, expect different mechanisms for burns.

Burn injuries are common in the paediatric population, and are associated with significant morbidity and mortality.1

Paediatric burn injuries can have devastating consequences, lifelong impacts and impose a significant socioeconomic burden on the child, their family and the health system.2