70% total body surface area burn
(Rule of nine),contracture over neck, back, face, both arm, upper 1/3rd of both forearm, chest, abdomen, thigh of both limb.
A recent study found a mortality rate of only 33% among children aged 6 months to 17 years who have an average total body surface area burn
covering 88% of their body (Wolf et al.
Discussion: The factors, which most significantly affect the prognosis of patients with burns, are: total body surface area burn
, the age of the patient, and the presence of inhalational injury.