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A guide to choosing a burn scar rating scale for clinical or research use

Authors:
Tyack, Z., Wasiak, J., Spinks, A., Kimble, R., and Simons, M.
Abstract:
Introduction: A lack of high quality burn scar rating scales underpins the urgent need to introduce a guide for clinicians and researchers to choose the most appropriate scale for their requirements.
DOI:
10.1016/j.burns.2013.04.021
URL:
<Go to ISI>://WOS:000326362800003
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23768711
Journal:
Burns
issn:
0305-4179
Publication year:
2013
pages:
1341-1350
Symptom status:
Physical state
Age:
Adults (18-65)
Children (0-18)
Seniors (65+)
Disease:
Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes
PRO / non-PRO:
Patient Reported Outcome
Type of measurement instrument:
6 - Clinical rating scales