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Ravenshoe burns victims facing 50 hours of surgery

Brisbane Times Amy Remeikis AAP 13 June 2015

The Queensland skin bank, established five years ago, is helping to buy patients time while their own skin is harvested to help close those wounds.   95 more words

Forensic Pathology

Twenty in hospital after ute careers into cafe, sparking massive explosion

Courier Mail Peter Michael 10 June 2015

AT least two people are fighting for their lives after a cafe explosion that injured 21 people in Queensland’s far north. 73 more words

Physical Evidence

Butler Co. Camp Helping Young Burn Victims Feel Accepted

FOMBELL (KDKA) — The annual “Burn Camp” in Fombell, Butler County, is a welcome change for kids who feel isolated by their injuries.

That’s also true of 18-year-old West Penn Burn Camp counselor Amanda Fischer, now in her ninth year at the camp. 197 more words


Burnt man in suspicious house fire flown for Brisbane care

Daily Mercury 6 June 2015

A CLERMONT man received horrific burns to his body in a house fire police have labelled as “suspicious”.  The man, in his 50s, was flown from Clermont Hospital at 1.30am yesterday to the Royal Brisbane and Women’s burns unit with extensive burns to his body.

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Clinical Forensic Medicine

Man Dies After Lighting Cigarette at Md. Gas Station

WASHINGTON — A man has died after authorities say he was burned when he lit a cigarette while pumping gas in Riverdale.

Prince George’s County Fire Department spokesman Mark Brady says the man suffered critical, life-threatening injuries and burns. 71 more words


Fire Officials: Man, 57, Suffers Burn Injuries In North Mpls. Fire

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minneapolis Fire Department says a 57-year-old man is in the hospital after a north Minneapolis fire Wednesday.

According to fire officials, the victim was burned in the fire, which was located on 2607 Penn Ave. 33 more words


Acts intended to maim charge, Mount Isa

QPS News 16 March 2015

Police have charged a 44-year-old man with acts intended to maim or disfigure following an incident on Friday night.  It will be alleged by police that they were called to the Mount Isa Hospital in relation to a 31-year-old woman who had attended with serious burns. 80 more words

Clinical Forensic Medicine