Important Emergency Measures for Thermal burns in first aid treatment-“Emergency Care”

 Emergency Care

A summary of emergency first aid measures for various types of condition is shown in the following table.


Condition and Emergency measures

Any emergency-

Assess the situation

Assess the casualty

Assess the condition

Give appropriate first aid

 Thermal burns  

Stop burning process, extinguish flames

Cool burnt area with cold water spray.

Assess vital parameters and give life support

Cover burnt area with sterile dressing

Immediate hospitalization


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