Parkland Memorial Hospital on Harry Hines Blvd., Burn Unit

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Title

Parkland Memorial Hospital on Harry Hines Blvd., Burn Unit

Subject

Burn Units--history; Hospitals--history; Patient Care; Nursing--manpower

Description

In 1962, Parkland Memorial Hospital created one of the largest adult civilian burn units in the country by setting aside 16 beds with their own nursing station. Pioneering burn therapies developed at Parkland have been adopted throughout the United States.

Creator

Unknown

Date

Milestone date: 1962
Creation date: Circa 1965

Rights

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Identifier

pmh_00030

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Citation

Unknown, “Parkland Memorial Hospital on Harry Hines Blvd., Burn Unit,” Exhibits, accessed April 24, 2018, http://utswlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/2.