Emergency department treatment of hand burns.

  title={Emergency department treatment of hand burns.},
  author={C. Drueck},
  journal={Emergency medicine clinics of North America},
  volume={11 3},
  • C. Drueck
  • Published 1993 in Emergency medicine clinics of North America
The hand burn, although small, can cause significant loss for the patient. Therefore, decisive attention to preserve the skin and the function of the fingers is required. This article reviews assessment of burn injuries, types of burn injuries, and treatment. Pain management information is provided along with recommended antibiotic regimens. Criteria on… CONTINUE READING