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Analyzing small data sets using Bayesian estimation: the case of PTSD following mechanical ventilation in burn survivors

Van de Schoot, R., Broere, J., Perryck, K., Zondervan-Zwijnenburg, M., & van Loey, N. (2015). Analyzing small data sets using Bayesian estimation: the case of posttraumatic stress symptoms following mechanical ventilation in burn survivors. 275 more words

Burn survivors reunion held in Norfolk

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – The region’s only burn/trauma center hosted a special reunion over the weekend.

People with the Tidewater Burn Survivors group came together Sunday at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital. 131 more words

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Paramedical makeup artist helps mask the pain for burn survivors

She blinks once, twice, it’s hard to take a look. To her, she looks as though she’s been mummified.

With more than 30 per cent of her body covered in second and third degree burns, she’s lucky to be alive. 1,386 more words

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Nova Scotia camp helps burn survivors connect and share experiences

HALIFAX – Tucked away in rural Nova Scotia not far from New Glasgow is a summer camp for burn survivors, one of only two in Atlantic Canada. 442 more words

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Dexter Durlin - PEG Scholarship Recipient, "Never Too Late to Follow Your Dreams"

FOCUS: Associate of Arts in Pre-education

Dexter Durlin pursued his dream of a college education only after his children completed their own degree. He applied to Mitchell Community College to add an Associate’s degree in business to his auctioneer’s license; however, students and faculty encouraged him to consider a teaching career. 359 more words

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Girl(s) on fire

I was really organized last week. It was Tuesday, what is usually the longest and most frustrating day of my week, but I managed to win over all my classes and came home satisfied with a day well spent. 1,791 more words

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Chelsea Crawford, PEG Scholarship Recipient, Pursues Lifelong Dream of Being a Neonatal Nurse

Focus: Nursing


Becoming a neonatal nurse has been a lifelong dream for Chelsea. She has always felt she was meant to work with children. An educational grant from the Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors, provided by a donation from AlloSource, will help her work towards her career goal. 435 more words

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