KGMU’s burn unit full, waiting for operation
Lucknow, May 11 (H.S.). The wedding season is going on in full swing these days. These days a large number of people are falling prey to electrical burns. The burn unit of King George’s Medical University is running full these days. These days the burn unit of the Plastic Surgery Department of KGMU has a total of 36 beds. Apart from this, 08 beds are in ICU. The same situation is with the burn unit of Balrampur Hospital and Civil Hospital in the capital. The burn units of both these hospitals are full of patients these days.
Head of the Department of Plastic Surgery, Prof. Vijay Kumar told that the burn unit was lying closed for a long time during the Corona period. Here, ever since the operation of the burn unit started, the patients continue to come. Dr. Vijay Kumar informed that these days most of the patients coming from remote areas of the state are getting burnt due to electric current.
Dr. Vijay Kumar told that for this the doctors of the department are operating daily. No patient is being returned.