BURNS. BLS, ILS, ALS OTEP. Russ Armstrong, EMT-I, Fire Prevention Officer, Stevens County Fire Protection District #1.
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BLS, ILS, ALS
Russ Armstrong, EMT-I, Fire Prevention Officer, Stevens County Fire Protection District #1
Superficial (1st degree) – involves only the upper layers of the epidermis and dermis. It is an irritation of the living cells in this region and results in some pain, minor edema, and erythema.
Electrical Burns – caused by direct contact with electricity.
Chemical Burns – caused by contact with chemicals.CLASSIFICATION OF BURNS
4. The cause of death from electricity can be attributed to all the following, except.
8. All of the following should be considered in the treatment of a burn patient, except.
10. Burns are the leading cause of trauma in the ___________age group.