Scrub Sponge as A Wound Debridement Device

Mehdi Ayaz

Volume 9, Issue 2 , April 2021, , Pages 96-100

Abstract
  Introduction: Wound debridement is necessary before skin grafting or wound closure. Inappropriate wound bed preparation will led to graft rejection and sometimes catastrophic results, especially in large wounds,. Usage of popular debridement and excision devices such as dermatomes has some ...  Read More

Determinants of the Lethal Area 50 Index (LA50) in Burn Patients Admitted to a Tertiary Referral Burn Center in Southern Iran

Abdolkhalegh Keshavarzi; Sina Kardeh; Amirhosein Pourdavood; Mana Mohamadpour; Maryam  Dehghankhalili

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 59-63

Abstract
  Objective: To evaluate the lethal area 50 (LA50) and determinants of mortality in burn patients admitted to a single burn center.Methods: This retrospective cross-sectional study was conducted in a tertiary burn center affiliated with Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran, during a 1-year ...  Read More

Comparison of the Results of Early Excision and Grafting between Children and Adults; A Prospective Comparative Study

Mehdi Ayaz; Abdolkhalegh Keshavarzi; Hamid Bahadoran; Peyman Arasteh; Sam Moslemi

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2017, , Pages 179-183

Abstract
  Objectives:  To compare the outcomes of early excision and grafting between pediatric and adult patients with deep burns of less than 40% total body surface area burns (TBSA).Methods: This is a prospective comparative study. Overall, 106 patients admitted to Ghotbodin Burn Center in Shiraz, Iran ...  Read More

Determinants of Mortality and the Lethal Area 50 Index (LA50) in Burn Patients Admitted to a Large Burn Center; A Single Center Experience

Shahab Shahabi Shahmiri; Mohsen Kolahdouzan; Ara Omrani; Mehdi Khazaei; Hamid Salehi; Abbas Motevalian; Rastin Mohammadi Mofrad; Mohammad Taghi Rezaei; Helia Hemmasian

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2017, , Pages 184-189

Abstract
  Objectives: To investigate the determinants of mortality and the lethal area 50 (LA50) in large series of Iranian burn patients admitted to a single burn center.Methods: This cross-sectional study was conducted in Shahid Motahari burn center of Tehran, Iran during a 1-year period from 2011 to 2012. We ...  Read More