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Treatment of Burns, The

Synopsis
Outlines first aid instructions and shows methods of estimating replacement of body fluids. Illustrates degrees of burn damage in animation followed by initial treatment, excision, saline bath, skin grafting and nursing. Emphasises the dangers of cross-infection Shows the amenities of the McIndoe Burns Centre at East Grinstead.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Film; Film. 16mm. sd. col. 20 min.
Technical information
Black-and-white / Sound
Year of production
1965
Availability
Free loan to members
Uses
Undergraduates. Postgraduates. *BMA/BLAT
Subjects
Medical sciences
Keywords
burns; emergency medical treatment

Credits

Director
Kenneth Rittener
Producer
Stanley Schofield
Contributor
John Mascall

Distribution Formats

Type
Film
Format
16mm

Production Company

Name

Schofield (Stanley) Productions Ltd

Sponsor

Name

Merck Sharp & Dohme

Distributor

Name

BMA Film and Video Library

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Phone
020 7383 6690
Fax
020 7388 2544
Address
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