Burn rehabilitation cannot be reviewed without a significant focus on the hand. Although the surface area of the hand is only 3%, the functional consequences cause extreme impairment. A comprehensive team approach from initial evaluation through long-term follow up is essential to maximize the functional outcome in this population.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||11|
|Journal||Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North America|
|State||Published - May 1 2011|
- Hand burns
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation