Advances in Burn Reconstruction Complicate Coding: Get Familiar with Terminology, Techniques for Accurate Coding
Author: Erhardt, Walter L.; Medal, Diana
Source: Journal of AHIMA - Coding Notes
Publication Date: September 2003
Recent advances in the science of wound healing are making an impact on the treatment of burns. This is particularly evident not only in the way burn wounds are being managed initially, but also in how these wounds are being reconstructed. While these scientific advances make this field an exc....