Death at Assisted Living Facility Points to Desperate Need for Better Regulations from the State
... involuntary manslaughter in the death of a 79-year-old resident, Ronald Myers, there last October 9. She had fed Mr. Myers hot cereal, which severely scalded
his lips, tongue, and mouth. He could not speak and was left untreated for nearly a day and died several days later as a result of his burns. The empl...
Burn Hospitalizations on the Rise
AHRQ found that:
? Almost one of every five admissions resulted from people being burned by a hot liquid, such as cooking oil, or scalded
by hot vapors such as steam.
? Burns from gasoline, lighter fluid and other highly flammable products accounted for the next largest share of a...
Infective endocarditis is often due to outside infections
...ces and is quite harmless unless it affects the skin, which has been pierced or broken. In that case it can cause infections like folliculitis, boils, scalded
skin syndrome, impetigo and may other forms of conditions.
The common factors that affect the Endocarditis infection from staph bacteria are hem...
Scalded skin syndrome
... Staphylococcal scalded
skin syndrome , SSSS, also known as Pemphigus ne...used by Staphylococcus aureus. Staphylococcal scalded
skin syndrome (SSSS). Authoritative facts abo...om the New Zealand ... symptoms of staphylococcal scalded
skin syndrome ? ... Staphylococcal ...