UI burn unit operates with skill, compassion

Burn survivor points to her hands while speaking during a support group at the UI Burn Treatment Center.

A woman who survived burns to more than 70 percent of her body, including her hands, regularly speaks with burn victims and their families in a support group at the UI Burn Treatment Center. Photo by Tim Schoon.

Barbara LatenserBurns occur year-round, during events both remarkable and routine. Barbara Latenser and the UI Burn Treatment Center staff treat these injuries with skill and compassion. Hear Latenser describe treatment techniques and educational efforts in this month’s Iowa Insights podcast.

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