An acute burn wound is a complex and evolving injury. Treatment of partial thickness burn wounds isdirected towards promoting healing. A variety of dressing is currently used in different A&E in Hong Kong.
Due to improvements in technology and advances in understanding of wound healing, dressing selectionshould be based on their effect of healing, ease of application and removal, dressing change requirements,cost and patient comfort.
Mr. Chan Yuk Wing William (NS, A&E of TMH)