Topical Collection "A History of Burn Care"
Interests: burn; burn care; hand surgery; wound healing; reconstructive surgery
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Special Issue in Medicina: A History of Burn Care
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Inflammation, Metabolism and Molecular Changes in Tissue Repair and Regeneration
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Molecular Mechanisms Related to Burns, Burn Wound Healing and Scarring 2.0
Special Issue in Medicina: Update on Acute and Chronic Wound Healing
Special Issue in Biomedicines: Researches on Biomaterials for Tissue Engineering and Tissue Regeneration
Special Issue in Journal of Personalized Medicine: Implications for Personalized Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery
Special Issue in Biomedicines: Researches on Biomaterials for Tissue Engineering and Tissue Regeneration 2.0
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Molecular Mechanisms Related to Burns, Burn Wound Healing and Scarring 3.0
Controlling fire was an important step in the emergence of human cultures and civilizations. However, since the discovery of fire, its potential danger for humans has also been seen. Therefore, people started treating burns very early on. The first information detailing the treatment of burns was found on papyrus dating to the 15th century BC.
A lot has happened since then, especially in recent years and decades, in the area of the treatment of burn injuries. New dressings and skin replacement materials have been developed, as well as new concepts in the field of intensive care. Early surgical treatment has also been established. Nevertheless, it seems very important to not forget the old techniques, but to build on the experiences and results of our predecessors and to continue to develop treatments. Research is an important cornerstone for further development. The aim of this Special Issue is to provide a journey through time from the past to the future of burn injury treatment.
Prof. Dr. Lars P. Kamolz
Dr. Bernd Hartmann
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- burn care
- skin substitutes
- intensive care
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