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<< Critical Care Of Severe Thermal Burn Injury (Trauma CME)

Disposition

Approximately 60% to 70% of burns seen in EDs affect < 10% TBSA119 and are suitable for outpatient management after minor debridement and topical wound management, provided the patient can tolerate oral intake and outpatient follow-up is assured. Patients with moderate burns may be admitted to a nonspecialty center hospital bed for hydration, pain control, and observation.

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