An Asian Woman with Upper Arm Burns.

  title={An Asian Woman with Upper Arm Burns.},
  author={Kevin High and Hilary J. Vansell},
  journal={Journal of emergency nursing: JEN : official publication of the Emergency Department Nurses Association},
  volume={41 4},
An Asian woman sustained burns to her right arm during a home treatment for shoulder pain. She covered the wounds with a wet dressing and immediately called 911. Paramedics found the patient awake, alert, and ambulatory but in severe pain, which she rated as 8 on a scale from 0 to 10. The medics removed the wet dressing and applied a dry burn gauze to the… CONTINUE READING