Editorial Board


Dr. Anna Pittermann
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Associate Editor
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Vienna General Hospital, Medical University of Vienna, 1090 Vienna, Austria
Interests: clinical psychology; psychotherapy; psychosocial aspects of burns; family centered care; Body Image; mass casualty events; Quality management

Editorial Board Members (26)

Dr. Nikki Allorto
Pietermaritzburg Burn Service Pietermaritzburg Metropolitan Department of Surgery, Nelson R. Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Interests: clinical research; quality improvement; burns in low-middle income countries
Dr. Ariel Miranda Altamirano
Plastic Surgeon, Chief of the Pediatric Burn Unit, Hospital Civil de Guadalajara, 44340 Guadalajara, Mexico
Tel. +523331152035
Interests: skin substitutes; stem cells in burns; epidemiology and burn risk factors
Dr. Luis Cabral MD, PhD
1 Department of Plastic Surgery and Burns Unit, Coimbra Hospital and University Centre (CHUC), Coimbra, Portugal<br/>2 Autonomous Section of Health Sciences (SACS), University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
Interests: burn infection; burn sepsis; antimicrobial stewardship in burn patients; biomarkers in burn patients; antibiotic and antifungal therapy in burn patients; infection control at burn units; toxic epidermal necrolysis at the burn unit; necrotizing fasceiitis ate the burn unit; burn unit organization; burn surgery
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Dr. Alette de Jong RN PhD
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Burn Center, Rode Kruis Ziekenhuis, 1942 LE Beverwijk, The Netherlands
Interests: nursing; pain; comfort increasing interventions; wound care; family centered care; clinimetrics; workload; research; leadership
Dr. Sara Guila Fidel Kinori
Clinical psychologist, Psychiatry Department, Hospital Universitari Vall d'Hebron, Passeig de la Vall d'Hebron 119-129, 08035 Barcelona, Spain
Interests: health psychology; burns patients; traumatic stress; psychosocial
Dr. Rita Galeiras MD, PhD
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Intensivist. Critical Care Unit & Burn Unit, Complexo Hospitalario Universitario A Coruña, As Xubias, 84. CP: 15006. A Coruña, Spain
Interests: Burn care; Hemodynamic monitoring; Sepsis; mortality; inhalation injury
Dr. med. Univ. Herbert Haller
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Em. Senior Surgeon UKH Linz/Chief of Burn Center at Trauma Hospital Berlin, Free Consultant for Burns, Trauma and Intensive Medicine, 4060 Leonding, Zehetlandweg 7, Austria
Interests: Burns, methods of coverage of burn wounds; Burn Mass Casualties, and methods to cope with, effects of burn wound dressings; Fluid management, TBSA calculation, 3D models for burns documentation; Emergency medicine
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Fredrik Huss MD, PhD
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1. Burn Center, Dept. of Plastic and Maxillofacial Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
2. Dept. of Surgical Sciences, Plastic Surgery, Uppsala University, 751 05 Uppsala, Sweden
Tel. +46 70 794 15 74; Fax: +46-18 55 39 19
Interests: burn care; wound care; tissue engineering; cell & tissue banking; skin substitutes; mass (burn) casualty incidents; clinical trials
Dr. Serge Jennes
Anesthesiologist & Intensivist, Burn Wound Center, Grand Hopital de Charleroi, Rue de Villers, 1, 6280 Loverval, Belgium
Interests: toxic epidermal necrolysis, Lyell syndrome, bullous skin diseases; burn resuscitation; mass burn casualties disasters; bacteriophages; multidrug resistant bacteria; chemical burn wounds; burn pain and analgesia; skin bank, allografts
Dr. Istvan Juhasz
Burn and Dermatosurgery Unit at Department of Dermatology, University of Debrecen, Clinical Center, Nagyerdei Krt. 98., H-4032 Debrecen, Hungary
Interests: dermatologic surgery; burn surgery; wound healing; cutaneous oncology
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