Electronic posters (ePosters) will be prepared in PowerPoint and displayed for the duration of the meeting on the Delegate App and on flat screen monitors in the trade and catering area. Poster slides will rotate automatically and each will be shown for one minute duration at a time. Delegates will be able to pause individual posters to view them in more detail.

ePosters Due: COB 1st October 2019

ePoster Slide Upload
Please use the template and instructions below to prepare you ePoster slide. Ensure your submission is named with the meeting name and the last and first name of the first (submitting) author: ANZBA2019_Lastname_Firstname

Click here to upload your ePoster

ePoster Abstracts:  Your word abstract document will also be included in the Delegate App.  You can use this document for additional information such as references.  If you wish to update your abstract please send it to the ANZBA 2019 secretariat at mail@conferencedesign.com.au.

Title Author
What about the babies? Kathy Bicknell
The effect of sedation and inotropic support on the achievement of verticality in burns patients admitted to ICU. A retrospective observational cohort study Lauren Bright
Epidemiology of paediatric hand burn injuries: the experience of a tertiary burns centre over a five year period Dr Grace Brownlee
The effect of parent, child, and clinician interactions on the development of trauma responses in families Jo Butler
Equipping parents to cope with their child’s injuries: A systematic review Jo Butler
Surgical needling for management of hypertrophic scars following burns injuries at Queensland Children’s Hospital Dr Holly Campbell
Myth Busting: What Works Best for Your Scar? Ashley Cardey
Outpatient burn wound dressing removal technique Brenda Chapman
Xeroform gloves for bilateral hand partial thickness burns Dr Devlin Elliott
Burns rehabilitation for the elderly – Are we doing enough? Yi-Chan Fan
A disjuncture of world views: manifestation in burns care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in Australia Courtney Ryder
Laser in burn scar management Dr Sam Hamilton
Where do we stand with Pruritus management? Dr Sam Hamilton
Assessment of itch: What tools are available? Dr Sam Hamilton
Surgical planning to improve clinical outcomes Dr Jessica Kierath
Brachial Plexopathy in acute burns Dr Zhi Yuan Eugene Koh
White phosphorus, it’s a burning issue Dr Rachel Kornhaber
Application of nanofibrous wound dressings: A handheld electrospinning device Dr Rachel Kornhaber
Considerations for the development of an App to measure burn patient outcomes: an international IT perspective Rochelle Kurmis
Psychosocial Practice in the Changing Context of the Larger Burns Survivor – Maximising psychosocial recovery through reintegrating towards a new realit Jenny Edge
The Matching Assessment using Photographs with Scars (MAPS) App: Reliability testing Rochelle Kurmis
Experiences of engaging in Burn Rehabilitation via Telehealth in a rural setting Annette Lakeland
Management of carbapenem resistant organisms in a major burn centre Dr Fangbo Lin
Early Nutritional Support Following Severe Burn Injury (>20%TBSA): A Victorian Adult Burns Service (VABS) systems review Dr Ian Loh
Friction burns from sporting equipment in the paediatric population Ebrar Al-Yasery
To splint or not to splint: that is the paediatric hand burn pre-operative question? Tamsin Mahoney
Influencing factors for use of the Lund and Browder Chart for TBSA estimation in Western Australia Dr Lisa Martin
Feasibility and acceptability of quality of life measures used in the paediatric outpatient clinic Dr Lisa Martin
The effective use of cinemagraphic remedial make up to conceal disfiguring scars Andrea Mc Kittrick
M.I.C.E. Project –  Introducing digital solutions for clinical management and quality improvement Graeme McLeod
A case of massive bowel infarction in a severe burn patient: a case report and literature review Dr Charles Meares
Heparin induced thrombocytopenia management in burns: a case series and literature review Dr Charles Meares
Biodegradable Temporising Matrix (BTM) for neck contracture release. A case presentation from the nursing perspective Hana Menezes
MolecuLighting up! BTM and the MolecuLight in the management of ataxia telangiectasia. A Case Report Dr Alicia Miers
Oven door burns in Queensland children Dr Alicia Miers
Paediactric burns – staged expander based reconstruction Dr Oliver Miles
Kiss and Swell Mrs Kerry Millhouse & Ms Rebecca Schrale
Development of a Regional Burns Service – Gold Coast University Hospital, Queensland, Australia Dr Liesel Porrett
More than skin deep: Development of a paediatric burns long term case meeting Linda Quinn
Care of the teenage burn: Tips and tricks Dr Ingrid Salna
Treatment of large superficial burn injuries up to 49% TBSA with natural silk Dr Jennifer Schiefer
Positive blood cultures in a burn cohort: Findings from the Burns Registry of Australia & New Zealand Yvonne Singer
A wicked problem: The burn wound swabbing conundrum Yvonne Singer
Systematic review and meta-analysis: The clinical outcomes of laser doppler imaging for burns Dr Guy Stanley
New technology to light the way in wound debridement Kristen Storey
Magnetic resonance imaging-induced burns: is the safety questionnaire enough? – a case report Dr Nicholas Tang
The role of distraction in paediatric burns management: a review Dr Nicholas Tang
The cross-over between social media and burns: a review of the literature Dr Nicholas Tang
A review of smartphone applications in burns care Dr Nicholas Tang
A retrospective audit on the use of Oxandrolone in burns patients Dr Alexandria Turner
Presence of adipose tissue after autologous fat transplantation in patients with adherent scars, a pilot study Dr Sandra Jongen
Electric contact burn scalp: modes of presentation and management Chang Chew
Electric contact burns of neck: Case series and proposal of management protocol Peter Meier
Toxic shock syndrome: 20 years of experience from a tertiary paediatric burns centre Dr Steven Cook
Lithium battery explosions – A statewide NSW review Dr Jason Diab
Is first aid management of burns a forgotten skill amongst doctors? Dr Tasciana Gordon
Burns and organ donation? Compatible? Kate Hicks & Ms Rebecca Schrale
Synanceia First Aid: The New Burn’s Risk? Dr Danika Jurat
Prevention of wood heater burns in young children – collaboration between the Tasmanian Child Health and Parenting Service and Tasmanian Burns Unit Ms Rebecca Schrale
Stenotrophomonas Maltophilia: diagnosis and management of an environmentally ubiquitous multi-resistant organism in the burns population Dr Derek Liang
Acute burns admissions in the elderly population: A Royal Hobart Hospital perspective from 2014-2018 Dr Jen Martins
The understanding of acute burns management in the emergency department setting: The Perspective from Royal Hobart Hospital Dr Jen Martins
History of the Humby knife Dr Thomas Meares
Perils of tissue adhesive – A case study Dr Thomas Meares
Necrotising sweet syndrome associated with a cement burn injury Dr Ines Prasidha
Sequalae of full-thickness burn penetrating to muscle: an unusual and insidious manifestation of rhabdomyolysis and compartment syndrome Dr Julian Smyth
Carnage in Adelaide – contact burns presentations during the hottest week in history Dr Phyu Cin Thant
E-cigarette burns: a new age Dr Thomas Whitton
Advances in the treatment of burn scars with intense pulsed light, laser and radiofrequency Dr Henry Li
Regional burns outreach program : Raising awareness in a developing nation Professor Kok Chai Tan
Campfire awareness across the ages: Move over media release – Make room for #SocialMedia Tamsin Mahoney
Clinical epidemiological analysis of burns in the elderly Dr Jason Diab
A recall to action: improving the Australian consumer safety system to mitigate burn injuries Cody Frear
E-cigarette burns: Management of a growing phenomenon Dr Derek Liang
Assessing burns in the community pharmacy: a secondary prevention initiative Siobhan Connolly
What we all can learn from the typical Tasmanian teenager burn injury Dr Ingrid Salna
Burns through the ages: A Comparative Review of Chemical burns at the Tasmanian Burns Unit Rory Middelton
The epidemiology of accelerant related burns in the Northern Territory: a 5-year retrospective cohort study Dr Guy Stanley
School holiday “burnanza” Dr Sonia Tran
The efficacy of CUTICERIN® with or without a Regenerative Epithelial Suspension (RES™), on donor site pigmentation in children: The DRESSing Trial Protocol Dr Anjana Bairagi
Autologous skin cell suspensions in partial thickness burn injury management: A Systematic Review. Dr Anjana Bairagi
Monitoring physical healing and psychological wellbeing in paediatric burns through Proteomic analysis of saliva Morgan Carlton
The accuracy of burn TBSA estimation in referrals to a regional burns unit Dr Alexandra Carswell
Recurrent self-inflicted burns – A fourteen-year retrospective analysis in a single tertiary level burns unit Dr Hardip Chahal
Foot burns – A retrospective review of clinical characteristics and outcomes from 2014 – 2019 Dr Jason Diab
Vitamin D and burns – A review of the literature and protocols Dr Jason Diab
Diabetic foot burns – A retrospective analysis of epidemiology and protocols Dr Jason Diab
Bioimpedance spectroscopy provides a valid non-invasive muscle strength measure in burn patients: preliminary results A/Prof. Dale Edgar
Comparison of different methods of compression for managing oedema following hand burn injury Dale Edwick
Electrical burns in children – 15 years single tertiary trauma centre experience Dr Ana Galevska
Regional variations in burn first aid treatment. Does where you live relate to mortality? Jennifer Gong
The use of fish scales in the management of burn wounds: A literature review Dr Tasciana Gordon
Is Virtual Reality the future in burn management? Dr Tasciana Gordon
The health impact and economic cost of residential fires: protocol for a population-based cohort study using linked data Dr Lara Harvey
Effectiveness of a Hydrogel Dressing as an analgesic adjunct to first aid for the treatment of acute paediatric burn injuries Maleea Holbert
Heart rate as an isolated fitness indicator: is it time to eradicate age and gender considerations in the burn injury patient demographic Dr Danika Jurat
The benefits of burn camps for burns survivors: A systematic review of the literature Dr Rachel Kornhaber
Enzymatic debridement in the treatment of partial and full thickness burns: clinical experience in 40 patients Dr Jenna Langschymidt
Biomarkers for the diagnosis of sepsis in burns: systematic review and meta-analysis Dr Andrew Li
Multi-drug resistant Gram negative bacteria in major paediatric burns transferred from overseas hospitals Dr Fangbo Lin
A systematic review: current trends and take rates of Cultured Epithelial Autografts (CEA) in the treatment of patients with burn injuries Cheng Hean Lo
Can we eliminate donor sites using dermal replacement matrices? Olivia McGifford
A pilot study on post-burn healing: Optimising scar outcome through the use of a silicone-based film-forming wound dressing Fiona Poelchow
Burn wound progression: An histological analysis of the mechanisms responsible Raymond Quan
Inequities in burns injuries for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children Courtney Ryder
Does chemical decontamination with Diphotrine® allow the application of Nexobrid® on acid burns? Dr Jennifer Schiefer
The Iceberg Effect: The hidden morbidity of burn injuries in patients with sensorimotor deficits Dr Michael Taylor


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