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How patients enter the burn care system is changing: a glimmer from the National Burn Repository



How patients enter the burn care system is changing: a glimmer from the National Burn Repository



Journal of Burn Care & Research 28(2): 220-221



Postburn contractures of the upper extremity are better prevented than treated, but many patients still suffer from this disability, especially after suboptimal primary care or major burns. Principles applicable to release of postburn contractures of the upper extremity are discussed, with a joint-specific review of relevant techniques to accomplish the release of the contracture.

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Accession: 016034480

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PMID: 17351436

DOI: 10.1097/bcr.0b013e318031aa58


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