Preliminary results in single-step wound closure procedure of full-thickness facial burns in children by using the collagen-elastin matrix and review of pediatric facial burns

DEMİRCAN M. , Cicek T., Yetis M. I.

BURNS, cilt.41, ss.1268-1274, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 41 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.burns.2015.01.007
  • Dergi Adı: BURNS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1268-1274


Background: Management of full-thickness facial burns remains one of the greatest challenges. Controversy exists among surgeons regarding the use of early excision for facial burns. Unfortunately, delayed excision of deeper burns often results in more scarring and subsequent reconstruction becomes more difficult.