BIOBRANE is a flexible “temporary skin cover” used to protect the wound and help it to heal. It allows the body to believe the skin is not damaged.
Following your burn injury, there is a lot of background information that will help you progress in your healing.
Experiencing a burn injury does not just affect a person’s skin – it can influence how a person thinks and feels.
A burn injury may increase your body’s metabolic rate and nutrients may be lost from your burn wound.
NexoBrid is an enzyme which targets and dissolves dead tissue called eschar, which is caused by a burn.
Following your facial burn injury the aim is to promote healing and comfort, minimize the risk of infection, restore facial function and to minimize the risk of scarring.
We want to make your stay with us as comfortable as possible. Here are a few things you, your family, carers or visitors may find useful.
At some stage and dependent on the progression of your wound healing, you may need to see one of the occupational therapists from the scar management team.
A skin graft is the transfer of healthy skin from one part of the body to replace the burn wound.