Poster Presentations

 

Blocker Burn Champions:  Engagement of Multidisciplinary Professionals and the Community to Support Burn Survivors – Amy Barrers-Kovach, LMSW, University of Texas Medical Branch, Blocker Burn Unit, Galveston, TX

Pain, Anxiety and Itch in Partial-thickness Burns of the Face: A Case Exemplar – Sarah M. Bishop, MSN, APRN, University of Louisville Hospital, Louisville, KY

Reduced Pre-operative Fasting in the Burn Intensive Care Unit  – Sarah M. Bishop, MSN, APRN, University of Louisville Hospital, Louisville, KY

Preventing Healthcare Associated Infections in Burn Patients – Susan Brown, RN, CCRN, Arkansas Children’s Hospital Burn Center, Little Rock, AR

Outcomes from the Use of Fibrin Sealant for Fixation of Skin Grafts (Compared to Staples as Historical Controls): A Retrospective Review – Charles C. Butts, MD, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL

On the Stand:  Tips and Tricks for Caregivers in Child Abuse Burns – Richard Cartie, MD, Joseph M. Still Burn Centers, Augusta, GA

Successful Treatment of Partial-Thickness Vaginal, Cervical and Perineal Acetic Acid Burns with Estrogen Cream – Jessica Ching, MD, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL

Burn Camp:  Measuring Camper Satisfaction – Jill Evans, MSN, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC

It Is About the Data: A Review of a Customized Burn Registry – Anita Fields, BSN, University of North Carolina, Jaycee Burn Center, Chapel Hill, NC

The Best Methodology to Build a Safe, Practice-Ready, New Graduate Burn Nursing Orientation Model, for a Multi-Acuity Burn Patient Population; Ages Varying throughout the Lifespan – Amanda K. Ford, BSN, Medical College of Virginia Hospital, Evans-Haynes Burn Center, Richmond, VA

Efficacy of Pressure Ulcer Prevention Measures in the Trauma/Burn Intensive Care Unit:  From 40-0 in Five Months – Erie Foster, BSN and Tina Urban, BSN, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL

A Unit-based Intervention to Improve Quality of Patient Care Discussions – Helen McLennon, RN, Arkansas Children’s Hospital, Little Rock, AR

Determining Learning Styles of Occupational Therapists Working in a Level 1 Trauma and Burn Hospital: A Comparison of Educational Strategies; Self-Study or One-on-One Training – Kimberly Hartley, OTR/L, and Felicia Sanders, COTA/L, University of Alabama, Rehabilitation Services, Birmingham, AL

Managing Snakebites in a Burn Center – A Case Series – Zaheed Hassan, MD, Joseph M. Still Burn Centers, Augusta, GA

Role of the Site of Burn Injury in the Acquisition of Stenotrophomonas Maltophilia – Jamie L. Heffernan, BSN, CCRN, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX

Product Development Utilizing a Team Approach:  Dressing the “Hard to Dress” Areas in Burn Care – Roger Huckfeldt, MD, Palm Medical Solutions, Springfield, MO

Methods of Measurement and Control of Patient Hypothermia of Burn Patients in the Operating Room at Wake Forest Baptist Health:  Lessons Learned - Timothy A. Johnson, RN, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, NC

Burn Injury:  What’s in a Name?  Labels used for Burn Injury Classification – A Review of the Data:  2000-2012 – Randy D. Kearns, DHA, MSA, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC

The Creation of Burn Wound Care Videos for Nursing Education – Rayna Gorisek, BSN, University of North Carolina, Jaycee Burn Center, Chapel Hill, NC

Nurse Scheduling in a Busy Center: Lessons Learned – Jennifer Myers, BSN, University of North Carolina, Jaycee Burn Center, Chapel Hill, NC

Quality Score Card Implementation in a Burn Center:  Guiding the Continuous Improvement of Patient Care – Elizabeth A. Kirk, MSN, Arkansas Children’s Hospital, Little Rock, AR

Progressive Extra-Oral Static/Dynamic Splint – Lisa LePage, OTR/L, Lehigh Valley Health Network, Allentown, PA

NLRP12 Acts to Control Inflammatory Monocyte Accumulation following a Thermal and Radiation Combined Injury – Brandon Linz, BA, University of North Carolina, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Chapel Hill, NC

Burn Survivors Connect – A Model of Support Group Success – Molly Morris, BSN, Tampa General Hospital Regional Burn Center, Tampa, FL

Options for Donor Site Hemostasis:  The Use of Hemostatic Dressings – Tiara Murphy, MSIV, University of South Alabama College of Medicine, Mobile, AL

Toxic Metabolites in Patients with Inhalation Injury: Cyanide Levels in Patients with Smoke Inhalation Injury – Yvonne Pierpont, MD, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL

Correcting a Plantarflexion Contracture Utilizing a Combination of Serial Casting and Silicone Gel Sheeting – Cassandra Rush, DPT, Richard M. Fairbanks Burn Center, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN

Growing Our Young:  Transitioning New Graduate Nurses into Burn Intensive Care Nurses – Janise Sanders, BSN, Arkansas Children’s Hospital, Little Rock, AR

Hand Hygiene and Control of Multi Drug Resistant Organisms Outbreaks – Grace Schmits, BSN, University of North Carolina, Jaycee Burn Center, Chapel Hill, NC

Incorporation of Silicone under Plaster Casting for the Correction of Volar Hand and Wrist Contractures – Michael A. Serghiou, OTR, Shriners Hospitals for Children, Galveston, TX

Developing and Implementing a Unit-Based CRRT Program – Peggy Simpson, RN, Firefighters’ Regional Burn Center, Memphis, TN

Abdominal Compartment Syndrome after Severe Burn Injury in a Three Year-Old – Stephanie Streit, MD, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC

ABLS Provider Course per Telemedicine – Amber Files, BSN, Arkansas Children’s Hospital, Little Rock, AR

The Use of EZ Derm in Partial-Thickness Burns: An Institutional Review of 157 Patients – Troy Jared, MD, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL

Hearing the Lost Voice:  Filling the Gap between Burn Camp and Adult Survivor Support Groups – Gretta Wilkinson, RN, Arkansas Children’s Hospital, Little Rock, AR

Electrical Injury Causes Profound Cardiac Dysfunction – Felicia N. Williams, MD, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX

Evaluation of Fluid Management in Major Burn Patients in the Emergency Department Following Education and Implementation of A Burn Resuscitation Worksheet – Lillie H. Willis, MSN, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Evans-Haynes Burn Center, Richmond, VA

Burned by Social Media:  A YouTube Challenge – Miranda Yelvington, OTR/L, Arkansas Children’s Hospital, Little Rock, AR

Potential to Improve Burn Scar Revision Surgery Outcomes by Increasing Dermal Thickness with Fetal Bovine Dermis – Peter Yen, PA-C, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL

MRI as a Prognostic Indicator for Severe Electrical Brain Injury – Angela Young, RN, CCRN, Orlando Health, Orlando, FL