Managing frostbite in a South African patient.

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/11287/615691
Title:
Managing frostbite in a South African patient.
Authors:
Ahmad, Zeeshan
Abstract:
This report focuses on a 23-year-old man of African-Caribbean origin who presented to a Burns unit with soft-tissue loss following a road traffic collision (RTC) in an extremely cold weather. Having been involved in the RTC, he walked from the scene to the hospital subsequently sustaining frostbite to both his feet. This case illustrates the management of frostbite and highlights some key principles in the management of this problem.
Citation:
Managing frostbite in a South African patient. 2013, 10 (4):480-1 Int Wound J
Publisher:
Wiley
Journal:
International wound journal
Issue Date:
Aug-2013
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/11287/615691
DOI:
10.1111/j.1742-481X.2012.00946.x
PubMed ID:
22372624
Additional Links:
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1742-481X.2012.00946.x/abstract
Note:
This article is freely available via Open Access. Click on the 'Additional Link' above to access the full-text from the publisher's site.
Type:
Case Report
Language:
en
ISSN:
1742-481X
Appears in Collections:
Emergency Department; pre-2014 RD&E publications

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dc.contributor.authorAhmad, Zeeshanen
dc.date.accessioned2016-07-07T13:27:45Z-
dc.date.available2016-07-07T13:27:45Z-
dc.date.issued2013-08-
dc.identifier.citationManaging frostbite in a South African patient. 2013, 10 (4):480-1 Int Wound Jen
dc.identifier.issn1742-481X-
dc.identifier.pmid22372624-
dc.identifier.doi10.1111/j.1742-481X.2012.00946.x-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/11287/615691-
dc.description.abstractThis report focuses on a 23-year-old man of African-Caribbean origin who presented to a Burns unit with soft-tissue loss following a road traffic collision (RTC) in an extremely cold weather. Having been involved in the RTC, he walked from the scene to the hospital subsequently sustaining frostbite to both his feet. This case illustrates the management of frostbite and highlights some key principles in the management of this problem.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherWileyen
dc.relation.urlhttp://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1742-481X.2012.00946.x/abstracten
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to International wound journalen
dc.subjectWessex Classification Subject Headings::Diseases & disorders of systemic, metabolic or environmental origin::Emergency medicineen
dc.titleManaging frostbite in a South African patient.en
dc.typeCase Reporten
dc.identifier.journalInternational wound journalen
dc.description.noteThis article is freely available via Open Access. Click on the 'Additional Link' above to access the full-text from the publisher's site.en
dc.type.versionPublisheden

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