Burns Registry of Australia and New Zealand (BRANZ)

Registry custodian: Professor Belinda Gabbe
Head, Pre-Hospital, Emergency and Trauma Research Unit
Registry contact:Dr Lincoln Tracy
Email: anzba.registry@monash.edu
Phone: +61 3 9903 0288
Clinical lead: Dr Heather Cleland, Victorian Adult Burns Service
Purpose / aims: Significant burn injury is a distinct and important component of the overall burden of injury in Victoria and across Australia. The BRANZ provides valuable information on the incidence, aetiology, management and outcomes of burn injury admitted to Australian and New Zealand specialist burn centres.
Population captured: The overall goal of the registry is to collect data on all burn patients admitted to a BRANZ burn unit who meet the inclusion criteria.
Outcomes collected: The BRANZ collects in-hospital outcomes including mortality, length of stay, complications and discharge destination.
Funding sources:
  • Australian and New Zealand Burns Association
  • Helen Macpherson Smith Trust
  • Julian Burton Burns Trust
  • Thyne Reid Foundation
  • Australasian Foundation for Plastic Surgery
  • New Zealand Accident Compensation Corporation
  • Individual burns units