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A burn is a type of injury that may be caused by heat, cold, electricity, chemicals, light, radiation, or friction. Burns can be highly variable in terms of the tissue affected, the severity, and resultant complications....
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Burns, especially scalds from hot water and liquids, are some of the most common ... chemical burns (from swallowing things, like drain cleaner or watch batteries, ...
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How to recognize and administer first aid for minor to serious burns. ... Second-degree burns produce severe pain and swelling. ...
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First degree burns are similar to a painful sunburn. ... Burns are not static and may mature. ... Burns that extend deeper may cause permanent injury and ...
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Burns are classified as follows, according to the... First-degree burns -- affect only the outer layer of the skin (epidermis) ...
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Information about burns from the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) ... familydoctor.org Home > Healthy Living > First Aid > Burns. Advanced Search ...
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Chemical burns are caused by caustic substances that contact the skin. ... Many chemicals used in industry and during armed conflicts can cause burns. ...
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(See also Eye Injuries: Burns; See also Poisoning: Caustic Ingestion. ... Thermal burns may result from any external heat source (flame, hot liquids, hot ...
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More about Burns: Causes and symptoms Diagnosis Treatment Alternative treatment Prognosis Prevention Resources Burns Definition Burns are injuries to
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Arthur Burns Having occupied important positions in every Republican administration from the end of World War II to the mid-1980s, Arthur Burns
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Description of the many types of burns. Developed by students for Thinkquest. ... Never use ice except on small superficial burns, because it causes body heat loss. ...
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Most burns are minor injuries that occur at home or work. ... There are two types of second-degree burns: ... Deep partial-thickness burns injure deeper skin layers. ...
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Second-degree (partial thickness) burns affect both the outer and underlying layer of skin. ... Third-degree (full thickness) burns extend into deeper tissues. ...
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Burns: First Aid(Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research) ... Treating Severe Burns with Artificial Skin(National Institute of General Medical ...
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Common Questions, Quick Answers on Burns ... Burns to the head, neck, chest, and groin are the most dangerous. ... called inhalation burns. Call your doctor ...
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James Burns was often described as the British Leo Fender due to the similarity ... Jim Burns set out to make, in his own words, "mass produced one-offs", such as ...
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wikiHow article about How to Treat a Burn. ... Sunburns are usually first degree burns. ... Follow these steps to administer first aid for minor burns. ...
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Burns information including symptoms, diagnosis, misdiagnosis, treatment, causes, patient stories, videos, forums, prevention, and prognosis.
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Thermal burns. Authoritative facts about the skin from the New Zealand Dermatological Society. ... many doctors describe burns according to their thickness ...
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There are three levels of burns: First-degree burns affect only the outer layer of the skin. ... Burns on the face, hands, feet, and genitals can be ...
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