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The National Academy of Burns India (NABI), established in 1993, is the pioneer organization in India integrating health care providers who render services to burn victims. The more than 1000 strong member team constitutes Plastic surgeons, General surgeons, Nursing staff, physicians, physiotherapists, occupational therapists and others involved in burn care. NABI represents India at the International level and is the face of burn care in middle and low income countries. It aims to promote dissemination of knowledge of Burn Management and Prevention amongst general surgeons, plastic surgeons, paramedical personnel and members of the medical profession in general. Patron and founder member of NABI is Padmashree Prof. J.L. Gupta, (MS, FRCS, FICS, FAMS), formerly, Professor University of Delhi and Consultant and Head, Dept. of Burns, Plastic & Maxillofacial Surgery at Safdrajung Hospital, New Delhi.

The Official publication of NABI is the Indian Journal of Burns (IJB), an annual journal that showcases pioneering work in burn care, publishes research articles and encourages the concept of setting standards of care based on evidence based medicine. Burn care is an evolving subject and the journal serves to keep members updated with the latest protocols and burn care products available in the market. Dr. Rajeev Ahuja who was the brain child behind the journal was also the founder editor of the Indian Journal of Burns and the 1st issue was released in April of 1993.

Abstracting and Indexing Information

The journal is registered with the following abstracting partners:
CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure), EBSCO Publishing's Electronic Databases, Exlibris Primo Central, Google Scholar, Hinari, Infotrieve, Journal Guide, National Science Library, OpenJGate, ProQuest, TdNet

The journal is indexed with, or included in, the following:
Index Copernicus

Journal Ethics

Wolters Kluwer and Medknow are committed to meeting and upholding standards of ethical behavior at all stages of the publication process. We follow closely the industry associations, such as the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) and World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), that set standards and provide guidelines for best practices in order to meet these requirements. For a summary of our specific policies regarding duplicate publication, conflicts of interest, patient consent, etc., please visit www.Medknow.com/EthicalGuidelines.asp

  Scope of the journal

The journal will cover technical and clinical studies related to health, ethical and social issues in field of Burn - Acute care, Surgery, Physiotherapy and Occupational therapy, Social rehabilitation, psychiatric/psychological care, nursing care, intensive care etc. Articles with clinical interest and implications will be given preference.

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