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burn

verb blaze, blister, brand, burn to a cinder, burst into flame, catch fire, cauterize, char, conflagrate, consume, cremate, deflagrate, enkindle, fire, flame up, flare, gut, ignite, incandesce, incendiarize, incinerate, inflame, kindle, light up, melt, overheat, parch, relume, scald, scorch, scorify, sear, seethe, singe, sizzle, smelt, smolder, strike a light, vesicate
Associated concepts: arson, revocation of wills
See also: consume, deflagrate, destroy, efface, expend
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Amniotic membrane transplantation for acute chemical or thermal burns.
As soon as a thermal burn is recognized, put an ice pack on the area.
pilot clinical trial of Cytori Cell Therapy (DCCT-10) in thermal burn injury as the next step in development of Cytori technology as a medical countermeasure for thermal burn injury.
The RELIEF trial will assess safety and feasibility of intravenous delivery of "Cytori Cell Therapy" in addition to usual care in patients with thermal burn injuries covering between 20 percent and 50 percent of their body surface area.
In thermal burn TBSA calculation could be used as a prognostic tool, but in electric burn, there are many other factors than TBSA calculation, which will help in deciding the outcome of the injury.
Electronic auction: purchase of funds for dressings required to provide high-tech medical care to patients with thermal burns stage 2 (purchase from small businesses, socially-oriented non-profit organizations)
The ObGyn found thermal burns on both labia with possible cellulitis.
6) Hallock has defined following three types of airbag-related burn injuries: (4) (1) direct thermal burns from high-temperature gases and indirect thermal burns because of the melting of clothing, (2) burns from alkaline corrosives such as sodium hydroxide, and (3) friction-related burns.
MediWound's first innovative biopharmaceutical product, NexoBrid, received marketing authorisation from the European Medicines Agency as well as the Israeli and Argentinian Ministries of Health, for removal of dead or damaged tissue, known as eschar, in adults with deep partial and full-thickness thermal burns and was launched in Europe and Israel, with plans for a launch in Argentina.