Burns 2017 Oct 9. Epub 2017 Oct 9.
University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Robert Schattner Center, Oral Surgery Clinic, 240 S. 40th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, United States; University of Pennsylvania Health System, Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine, South Pavilion, 4th Floor, 3400 Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, United States; Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of Pennsylvania Presbyterian Medical Center, 565 Wright Saunders, 51 N. 39th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, United States. Electronic address:
Oral mucosa follows a distinctly different trajectory of wound healing than skin. Although there are contemporary guidelines regarding treatment of burns to the skin, there is no standard of care specific to intraoral burns. This narrative review proposes an evidence-based treatment algorithm for the management of intraoral burns. Read More