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Bailey Studying Lasers & Pirfenidone for Burn Treatment

February 12, 2015

Dr. J. Kevin Bailey has worked with The Ohio State University's Department of Materials Science and Engineering and Department of Biomedical Engineering to study the ability lasers and pirfenidone have on reducing burn scars. The rest of the story

First TeleBurn consultation

April 17, 2012

On Thursday, April 12, the Burn Program at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center provided their first TeleBurn consultation with their partners at Adena Regional Medical Center. TeleBurn is designed for existing patients who live regionally and allows them to receive collaborative treatment locally. The rest of the story

‘Safe Signals’ Video Teaches Fire, Burn Safety to Young Adults With Autism

December 15, 2011

Young adults with autism are featured in a new educational video that promotes fire and burn safety in the home to that particular at-risk population. The “Safe Signals” project includes a video, workbook and vinyl clings with important home safety information for the kitchen, bathroom, bedroom, living areas and utility spaces. The vinyl clings that can easily attach to windows, mirrors and appliances reinforce these safety messages, providing the quick “signals” to be a constant reminder of safety. The rest of the story

Trauma Care Access Still an Issue

January 04, 2011

“A significant portion of the state’s population live in rural areas where hospitals can’t afford to be a trauma center,” said Dr. Steven Steinberg, a trauma surgeon at Ohio State University Medical Center. The rest of the story

Warning: Tree Stands, Not Trigger Finger, Hunters' Biggest Threat

December 29, 2010

Ohio – A new study from The Ohio State University Medical Center proves that tree stands, not guns, are the Midwestern deer hunter’s most dangerous weapon. The rest of the story

Ohio State's Burn Center Hosts Annual Burn Survivor Family Camp

August 13, 2010

CLARKSVILLE, Ohio – The Ohio State University Medical Center’s Burn Center will host its annual “Burn Survivor Family Camp” this weekend, August 13 – 15, at Camp Joy, located near Clarksville. As part ... The rest of the story

Cancer Cells Show Rewired, Fragmented, MicroRNA Networks

May 03, 2010

COLUMBUS, Ohio – A new study shows that a family of molecules called microRNA work together in single, well-connected networks to control many important functions in healthy cells, but that in cancer ... The rest of the story

Miller, President-Elect of American Burn Association

May 05, 2009

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Dr. Sidney Miller, director of the Ohio State University Medical Center’s Burn Center, was elected president-elect of the American Burn Association at the organization’s annual meeting ... The rest of the story

Critical Care Signature Program News Briefs

January 07, 2009

OHIO STATE’S BURN CENTER VERIFIED BY ABA The American Burn Association (ABA) Burn Center Verification Committee has verified the Ohio State University Medical Center’s Burn Center as an adult burn center, ... The rest of the story

OSU Burn Center Finds Silver Lining in Healing Process

September 02, 2008

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Researchers here have discovered how to minimize pain for burn patients utilizing a safer, more efficient healing method. The Ohio State University Medical Center’s Burn Center conducted ... The rest of the story