NATIONAL ACADEMY OF BURNS CONFERENCE (‘NABICON 2017’)

The National Academy of Burns India (NABI) was established in 1992 as an all India organization. NABI organizes NABICONasa leading annual conference exclusively dedicated to the field of burns, and its implications on health. The conference discusses the type of injury caused by fire, heat, electricity, chemicals, light, radiation or friction. Burns most often affect […]

Essential Burn Care Treatment: A Guide for Post Burn Skin Care

Post-burn skin care can come across as a challenging task, overwhelming even, to someone who has sustained serious burn injuries. Even though post-burn skin care extensively depends on the type and severity of the burn, there is a set guide recommended by every physician for a healing process that accompanies the least amount of distress.But […]

Why Appropriate Wound Dressing Is Essential For Burn Wounds?

A burn injury is a damage to your body’s tissues caused by heat, chemicals, electricity, sunlight or radiation. Let’s have a quick look on the “stages” a burn is classified into, depending upon the damage that has occurred to the skin. Superficial (First Degree) – involves the damage of the top layer of the skin, Epidermis. […]

What Are Burn Wounds? How Can You Prevent Them?

“Don’t wait for a fire to locate the exits. Practice Fire Safety” – Frank Sonnenberg A burn wound is a damage to your body’s tissues caused by heat, chemicals, electricity, sunlight or radiation. Scalds from hot liquids and steam, building fires, flammable liquids and gases are the most common causes of burns. There are 5 […]