Definition – is a specialist doctor who is looking after
you if you have sustained a burn injury. If it is required, the
will operate on your burn.
Definition – is a specialist doctor which looks after you
during an operation and keeps you asleep until the operation is
may also help with pain relief at other times.
Definition – is a specialist doctor who looks after you
when if you require intensive care.
Definition - A specialist who can talk with patients and their families
about emotional and personal matters, and can help them make decisions.
Definition - A person educated and trained to care for the sick or disabled.
Burn nurses have a special training in looking after burn patients and
Definition - works with anyone who has a permanent or temporary impairment
in their physical or mental functioning. The aim of occupational therapy
is to help the client to perform daily tasks in their living and working
environments, and to assist them to develop the skills to live independent,
satisfying, and productive lives.
Is an educated and trained person who assess physical function and helps
to restore and maintain as normal a function as possible
Definition – is a trained therapist that plays with children
that have sustained burns. The play therapist is trying to help
children to express or act out their experiences, feelings, and
problems by playing
with dolls, toys, and other play material.
Definition – is a specialist in the study of nutrition which
deals with food and feeding in children and adults.
Definition – A person who has specialist knowledge of drugs
used in treating burn patients.
Definition – An experienced nurse who travels in the community
to see and treat minor burns which does not require admission. He/She
some patients into the community after their discharge.