Long-term mental health outcomes after unintentional burns sustained during childhood: a retrospective cohort study

Janine M. Duke, Sean M. Randall, Thirthar P. Vetrichevvel, Sarah McGarry, James H. Boyd, Suzanne Rea, Fiona M. Wood

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BackgroundBurns are a devastating injury that can cause physical and psychological issues. Limited data exist on long-term mental health (MH) after unintentional burns sustained during childhood. This study assessed long-term MH admissions after paediatric burns.MethodsThis retrospective cohort study included all children (

Original languageEnglish
Article number32
Number of pages10
JournalBurns & Trauma
Publication statusPublished - 13 Nov 2018

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