Mass Burns Disaster in Abule-egba Lagos Nigeria from a Petroleum Pipeline Explosion Fire
Fadeyibi, I.O., Omosebi, D.T., Jewo, P.I., Ademiluyi, S.A. (2009). Mass Burns Disaster in Abule-egba, Lagos, Nigeria from a Petroleum Pipeline Explosion Fire. Annals of Burns and Fire Disasters. 30;22(2):97-103.
The authors describe their experience following the 2006 oil pipeline explosion in Nigeria in a facility with limited resources. They discuss the triage system used, and advocate for the transfer of what they call “salvageable” patients to a burn center.