ABCs of Emergency Burn Management - 16-GANN-F3-0002

ABCs of Emergency Burn Management

by Gerarda M. Bozinko, BSN, RN, CCRN
16-GANN-F3-0002
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This course is credentialed for:
Emergency Medical Services (1.00 CEH)

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Summary:

This course describes the initial treatment of a burn patient, and how to manage, evaluate, and prepare the patient for transfer to a burn center following an ABC model — airway, breathing, circulation, disability, exposure and examination, and fluids.

Objectives:

The goal of this continuing education program is to update paramedics’, physicians’, and nurses’ ability to care for patients with burns. After studying the information presented here, 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
 

 
Accreditation Information
 
This course is intended for multiple professions, including nurses, EMT/paramedics, physicians.
 
EMT/paramedics: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
 
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at www.continuingeducation.com or Nurse.com/CE. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at cedirect.continuingeducation.com and search for this topic title.
 
OnCourse Learning is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE), formerly known as Continuing Education Coordinating Board for Emergency Medical Services (CECBEMS).
 
CEH Number and Category: 1.0 Advanced

Course Originally Released on: 2/24/1997
Date of Most Recent Review: 6/29/2016
Course Termination/Update Date: 11/1/2019

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. OnCourse Learning guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

 

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janelle t - Corona, CA  ·  Feb 22, 2017
very informative and great refresher
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Jaime C - South Pasadena, CA  ·  Feb 10, 2017
Great resource, clearly presented and easy to use.
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Omar G - Glendale, CA  ·  Feb 07, 2017
learned more than i knew about burn injuries
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Suzanne S - ,  ·  Feb 02, 2017
Great for CE, however, a bit more info is provided in this than basic EMT's need.
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James W - Akron, OH  ·  Feb 02, 2017
Excellent training for burn management
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