Archive for September, 2014

Fundraising by Swansea Surgical Society for Interburns

Swansea Medical School Surgical Society have been supporting Interburns for the last 6 years through hosting an annual “Fight Night’ where consultants from local hospitals are pitched together to try and sell their speciality to the attending audience Those attending

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Essential Burn Care training in Digboi, India (September 2014)

On the 12th and 13th of September 2014, the Burn Care Foundation delivered a 2 day burn care programme that combined the Interburns course Essential Burn Care with sessions on public awareness and prevention of burns. Burn Care Foundation is

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Burns Nutrition Fellowship at Interburns Training Centre, India

Nutrition plays a vital role in burn care. In particular, nutritional support represent a critical component in the care of acutely burned patients. The unique nutritional needs of a burn patient mean close attention must be paid to the unique

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Solar Lamp Project in India: Article in Burns Journal

In 2012-3, Dr Shobha Chamania, Director of the Interburns Training Centre (ITC) at Choirtham Hospital and Research Centre in India ran a research project to assess the feasibility of using solar and LED lamps as a sustainable alternative to kerosene

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Burn Physiotherapy Fellowship in Sri Lanka (September 2014)

Pranita Sharma is a physiotherapist at the Interburns Training Centre at Choithram Hospital and Research Centre, Indore, India. While the ITC is usually the host for fellows from other countries – including Afghanistan, Nepal, Tanzania, and Uganda – on this

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