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Interventions for treating phosphorus burns

  1. Loai Barqouni1,*,
  2. Nafiz Abu Shaaban2,
  3. Khamis Elessi3

Editorial Group: Cochrane Wounds Group

Published Online: 14 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008805.pub2


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Barqouni L, Abu Shaaban N, Elessi K. Interventions for treating phosphorus burns. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD008805. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008805.pub2.

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  1. 1

    Al Quds University, Medical Faculty, Gaza, Palestinian Territory

  2. 2

    Al Shifaa Hospital, Plastic Surgery and Burns Department, Gaza, Palestinian Territory

  3. 3

    Islamic University, College of Medicine, Gaza, Palestinian Territory

*Loai Barqouni, Medical Faculty, Al Quds University, Al Nasser Street, Gaza, Palestinian Territory. lnb6des@hotmail.com.

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  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 14 MAR 2012

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References to studies included in this review

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  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. References to studies awaiting assessment
  4. Additional references
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Summerlin 1967 {published data only}
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Al Barqouni 2010 {published data only}
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Bonelli 1971 {published data only}
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Broekhuizen 1982 {published data only}
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