The unique and complex nature of a burn injury basically requires health care professionals to work together during the most critical stages of the injury through a patient’s recovery. As Desun is having dedicated & full time Doctors & Paramedics to handle the Critical Emergency dedicatedly as 24 x 7 basis, automatically it will enhance the clinical improvement as well as accuracy in Burn Care.DESUN has the most ultramodern, state-of-the-art and specialized facility for treating burn patients.
1. ADVANCED & SPECIALIZED ‘BURN ICU’ AT DESUN FOR ADEQUATE CARE & MANAGEMENT
Desun’s 10-bedded Specialised Burns ICU has all the modern ICU support facilities like ventilators, 7 parameter haemodynamic monitors, syringe pumps, pulse oxymeter, defibrillators, special mattresses etc. to support the burn patients along with Advanced Isolation Techniques.
2. MODERN & SCIENTIFIC AIR-CONDITIONING SYSTEM AT DESUN’S BURN UNIT
The Air-conditioning System maintains humidity and temperature as per international standards recommended for Burns ICU and also has special feature of releasing Ozone. Inside the Burns Unit Ozone is maintained at an optimal level. It stimulates local cell regeneration, thereby, helps to heal faster.
3. DESUN’S STEEL OT DRASTICALLY REDUCES CHANCES OF SECONDARY INFECTIONS
One of the biggest problems faced during treatment of burn patients is infection. DESUN Hospital has Steel OTs and good infection control practices which drastically reduces chance of infection during Grafting, Plastic Surgery and all stages of recovery process.
How DESUN’s Specialised Burns Team is revolutionising Burn’s Treatment in making Desun Eastern India’s only specialised Burns Treatment Unit
Constantly implementing techniques based on latest global standards has transformed DESUN Hospital Services from Good to Great !
In the previous issue of DESUN Update we had discussed How DESUN’s Cardiac Surgery Team performs Small Cut Heart Bypass. In this issue we shall discuss more on the various infrastructure and Quality of Burns Treatment at Desun.
4. 24 X 7 SURGICAL SERVICES
Desun’s exclusive team of surgeons utilize early surgical intervention, to achieve closure of wounds. This process is recognized as one of the most important factors that contributes to improve survival rates following a major burn injury.
5. INTENSIVIST SERVICES
Besides Specialist Intensivists who closely monitor and manage the daily complexities of a burn injury, Desun has also introduced a unique concept of “Associate Critical Care Consultant” who are specialised in 24×7 Critical Care management.
6. ADVANCED NURSING FACILITIES
Burn patients require highly skilled intensive nursing, which includes trauma care, specialized monitoring and extensive wound care .Desun ICU has a 2:1 Nursing Ratio for all Critical Care Beds who are trained at Desun’s Nursing Development Programme.
7. SPECIALIZED WOUND CARE
Desun Burn Center’s Wound Care Team consists of certified technicians and nurses who use latest wound care techniques to provide daily burn wound evaluation and management. Wound care products are tailored to each individual patient’s needs and requirements.
8. PSYCHOLOGICAL SUPPORT
Desun’s faculty of psychologists and postdoctoral fellows, provide services for common burn-related clinical issues, including delirium, sleep, pain, acute stress disorder, post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), body image dissatisfaction and depression.
9. BURN RECONSTRUCTION & PLASTIC SURGERY
Desun Plastic and Reconstructive Surgical Team uses modern plastic surgery services to correct dysfunction and deformities related to burn injury. Additionally, the reconstruction patient is provided psychological follow-up, social work services, corrective cosmetics and other services addressing the diverse late effects of a serious burn injury.