News related to Artiss (Fibrinogen / Thrombin Human) and/or conditions it is approved for
Sunburns strike twice
Source: Dermatology News From Medical News Today [2014.02.27]
Melanoma is particularly dangerous because it can form metastases in vital organs such as the lungs, liver or brain. UV radiation is considered to be the most significant triggering factor.
Infants at Highest Risk for Childhood Burns
Source: MedicineNet Burns Specialty [2014.02.04]
Title: Infants at Highest Risk for Childhood Burns
Category: Health News
Created: 2/4/2014 9:35:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/4/2014 12:00:00 AM
Burns (First Aid)
Source: MedicineNet First Aid Specialty [2013.12.20]
Title: Burns (First Aid)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/20/2013 12:00:00 AM
Shivering 'as good as exercise' for producing brown fat
Source: Sports Medicine / Fitness News From Medical News Today [2014.02.08]
Previous research has shown that moderate exercise can help turn energy-storing white fat into brown fat - the "good" fat that burns energy and helps keep us warm. But new research published in Cell Metabolism suggests that shivering for 10-15 minutes can do the same job.According to the research team, led by Dr.
Large skin flaps developed to reconstruct severe facial defects
Source: Cosmetic Medicine / Plastic Surgery News From Medical News Today [2014.02.07]
Chinese surgeons develop 'monoblock' flaps to reconstruct severe facial defects, reports the journal of craniofacial surgeryPatients with massive burns causing complete loss of the facial skin pose a difficult challenge for reconstructive surgeons.
Study provides insight into combined radiation injury from possible nuclear disaster
Source: Bio-terrorism / Terrorism News From Medical News Today [2013.10.03]
A nuclear bomb or nuclear reactor accident can produce a deadly combination of radiation exposure and injuries such as burns and trauma.Now the first study of its kind in 50 years is providing new insights into this phenomenon, called combined radiation injury (CRI).
Burn Risk Seen with Topical Pain Relievers
Source: MedPage Today Product Alert [2012.09.13]
WASHINGTON -- The FDA warned Thursday of the risks of rare but serious chemical burns with certain over-the-counter topical pain relievers, including Bengay, Capzasin, Flexall, Icy Hot, and Mentholatum.