Health Facts Plus: Burns

Health Facts Plus: Burns

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From the National Institutes of Health

Burns and Traumatic Injury (National Institutes of Health) - Links to PDF Fact Sheet: Trauma, Shock, Burn, and Injury: Facts and Figures (National Institute of General Medical Sciences)

Burns (Merck & Co., Inc.) Burns (Patient Education Institute) - Requires Flash Player Also available in Spanish

Burns: First Aid (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research) Understanding Facial Scar Treatment: Surgery of Facial Scars (American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery)

Burns: Avoiding Household Burns (American College of Emergency Physicians) Burns: Preventing Burns in Your Home (American Academy of Family Physicians) Also available in Spanish

Chemical Burns (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research) Electrical Burns (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research) Mass Casualties: Burns (National Center for Injury Prevention and Control) Also available in Spanish

Household Batteries Can Cause Chemical Burns (Consumer Product Safety Commission) - Links to PDF Risk of Burns From Eruptions of Hot Water Overheated in Microwave Ovens (Food and Drug Administration)

ClinicalTrials.gov: Burns (National Institutes of Health)

Burn Center Verification (American Burn Association) Trauma, Burn, and Injury: Resources (National Institute of General Medical Sciences)

American College of Emergency Physicians Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors

Fireworks-Related Injuries (National Center for Injury Prevention and Control) Also available in Spanish

Burn Injury (Safe Kids Worldwide) Burns (Nemours Foundation) Also available in Spanish Child Safety: Prevent Burns (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research) Prevent Burn Injuries: Don''t Let Children Put Caps for Toy Guns in Their Pockets (Consumer Product Safety Commission) Prevent Burns on Hot Metal Playground Equipment (Consumer Product Safety Commission) - Links to PDF

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The primary NIH organization for research on Burns is the

National Institute of General Medical Sciences

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Date last updated: 29 December 2006 Topic last reviewed: 07 December 2006