Evaluation of clinical and laboratory causes of burns in pre-school children

Journal of Current Biomedical Reports

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Title Evaluation of clinical and laboratory causes of burns in pre-school children
 
Creator Mobayen, Mohammadreza
Rimaz, Siamak
Malekshahi, Arghavan
 
Subject Biochemistry, Epidemiology, Medicine
Burn injuries, Pediatric, Epidemiologic, Laboratory
 
Description We investigate characteristics of burns in children aged up to seven years and hospitalized at Velayat burn center unit for two years to evaluate clinical and laboratory causes of burns in pre-school children. In a retrospective study, all patients under 6 years who were admitted to Velayat hospital due to burn injuries between 20 march 2016 and 20 march 2017 participated in this study. Baseline data and information collected from hospital HIS system and patient records. The burn-injured children were 283 patients, of which 54.1% were male and 45.9% were female. These injuries mostly were caused by hot liquid (78.7%). The greatest number of burn victims were boys between one and two years old. Almost all the accidents occurred in the home environment (90.1%). A significant correlation was observed between contact burns, serum albumin level, and serum C-reactive protein (CRP) levels with burn severity. Our data demonstrate the importance of developing a program for the prevention of pediatric scalds with the education of family members to be aware of the danger. This knowledge may contribute. the most important and major discovery in our studies so far has been the hypothesis of estimating Albumin 1b peptides (A1b) and CRP laboratory factors during the initial week of hospitalization in the prognosis of children and its constant relation with the severity level of the burns.
 
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Date 2021-02-21
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion

 
Format application/pdf
application/pdf
 
Identifier https://jcbior.com/index.php/JCBioR/article/view/60
10.52547/JCBioR.2.1.27
 
Source Journal of Current Biomedical Reports; Vol 2, No 1 (2021). Jan-March; 27-31
2717-1906
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://jcbior.com/index.php/JCBioR/article/view/60/PDF
https://jcbior.com/index.php/JCBioR/article/view/60/Fa
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2021 © The Author(s)
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