Table 1: Mortality rate in the burn unit of HC-FMRP-USP-Brazil from 1992 to 2012.

Year Survivors Nonsurvivors Total no. of cases Mortality rate (%)

199298 14 112 12.5
1993107 13 120 10.8
199483891 8.8
1995976103 5.8
1996142 5147 3.4
1997123 9 132 6.8
1998141 9150 6.0
1999151 6157 3.8
2000144 6150 4.0
2001139 4143 2.8
2002142 5 147 3.4
20031421143 0.7
200411811129 8.5
20051615166 3.0
2006178 8 186 4.3
20071978205 3.9
2008246 10 256 3.9
2009245 5250 2.0
2010217 10 227 4.4
2011193 7200 3.5
2012208 3 211 1.4