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Research implications

  • There is an urgent need for large-scale comparative studies of contact burns, including intentional and unintentional burns, highlighting distinguishing features between these two groups
  • A comparative study looking at intentional and unintentional cigarette burns in children would be of great value
  • There is a need for studies to determine the prevalence of non-scald burns in children who are abused

 

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