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Principles of burn reconstruction 

Principles of burn reconstruction
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Principles of burn reconstruction
Author(s):

James Warbrick-Smith

and Tom S Potokar

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199699537.003.0029
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date: 02 April 2020

Burn reconstruction continues until either the maximal functional and aesthetic outcome has been achieved, or the patient and surgeon feel no further intervention is warranted. Communication with the patient about the limitations of outcome is vital. This chapter discusses the process of assessment of burn reconstruction and timing considerations.

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