Andrew JA Holland

BSc (Hons), MBBS, PhD, FRCS (Eng), FRACS (Paed), FACS, Director, The Children’s Hospital at Westmead Burns Research Institute, NSW; Professor of Paediatric Surgery, University of Sydney, NSW.

Assessment and management of minor burns in children

Burns in children are common, with optimal management important to ensure wound healing and minimise the risks of subsequent scarring.