The goal of this program is to update clinicians’ ability to care for patients with burns in the immediate hours post-injury. After studying the presented information, you will be able to —
- Identify signs, symptoms and treatments for an inhalation injury.
- Describe appropriate fluid resuscitation for a burn patient.
- List two differences between pediatric and adult burn patients.
This course is designed for EMTs and Paramedics and is NOT approved as continuing nursing education.
This continuing education activity is approved by Gannett Education, an organization accredited by the Continuing Education Coordinating Board for Emergency Medical Services (CECBEMS).
CEH Number and Category: 1.0 Basic