Am J Surg 2021 Jul 26. Epub 2021 Jul 26.
Firefighters' Burn and Surgical Research Laboratory, MedStar Health Research Institute, Washington, DC, USA; The Burn Center, Department of Surgery, MedStar Washington Hospital Center, USA; Department of Surgery, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA. Electronic address:
Background: Psychological consequences of burn injury can be profound. Acute stress disorder (ASD) and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are known sequelae, but routine identification is challenging. This study aims to identify patient characteristics associated with outpatient positive screens. Read More