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Friday, February 19, 2016

Burns Management

Major and minor burn managment from SCGH ED CME 11/2/2016
Charlie´s ED - February 17, 2016 - By DRJIM
"Here is Liz Wharton’s (Burns Specialist FSH & PMH) great talk on major and minor burn management in Western Australia."

Resources:
  • Estimation of burn area (Note: small burns patient’s palm ~ 1%)
  • Assessment of Burn Depth
  • Fluid resuscitation
  • Referral criteria
  • How to refer
  • Preparation for transfer