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Table 2 Anatomical sites, causative organisms and treatment in patients

From: Clinical and demographic features of pediatric burns in the eastern provinces of Turkey

  n %
Anatomical sites   
Trunk 93 39.5
Leg 75 31.9
Arm and hand 69 29.4
Head 55 23.4
Major joint 64 27.2
Perineum 6 2.6
Causative organisms from patients  
Pseudomonas aeruginosa 48 20.4
MRSAa 19 8.1
Enterobacter 6 2.6
MRCNSb 5 2.1
E.Coli 4 1.7
Acinetobacter 2 0.9
Others 10 4.3
Treatment modality   
Debridment 61 26
Escarotomy 13 5.5
Fasciatomy 3 1.3
Grafting 58 24.7
Amputation 11 4.7
  1. a: Methicilline Resistant Staphilococcus Aureus, b: Methicilline Resistant Coagulase Negative Staphilococcus