Burns

Managing Electrical Shock Victims

Electricity can be harmful and even fatal. The level of injury from an electrical shock normally depends on several factors like current, voltage and overall health of the victim. When a person receives an electrical shock from incredibly high voltage, this often leads to death. Contact 911 immediately when you come across a victim of such an incident. It’s also important ... Read More »

Overview on Burn Injuries

The skin is the largest organ in the body and does more than simply protect the body from harmful microorganisms. Primarily the skin is very important in maintaining fluid and temperature regulation in the body. When the skin’s integrity is impaired, several problems can result in the body’s homeostasis. Burns (depending on the type and degree) can severely affect the ... Read More »