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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00285636
Recruitment Status :
First Posted : February 2, 2006
Last Update Posted : May 8, 2013
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
U.S. Department of Education
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
David R. Patterson, National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)
The purpose of the study is to investigate the psychological effects of burn injuries as experienced by patients.
Condition or disease
We are interested in determining how people adjust to burn injuries as a way of facilitating optimal recovery. This is done by conducting several questionnaires at the time of the discharge in the hospital, and later follow up with the patients up to two years.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 85 Years (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
patients with more than a 30% total surface area burn
Patients with less than a 30% total surface area burn