Tag: BSN Notes: Burns

Burns: Legal Aspects

Legal aspectsFour ethical principles and values that are integral to the professional nurse's practice.AutonomyRespect for the individual's choice, regarding his ...

Burns: Body Contouring Surgeries

Body contouring surgery1. LiposuctionDone to Aspirate fatty tissue from areas of the body resistant to diet and exerciseTo contour flapsTo ...

Burns: Aesthetic, cosmetic Surgeries

Asthetic surgeriesWhat is cosmetic surgery?operations and other procedures that revise or change the appearance, colour, texture, structure or position of ...

Burns: Management of Burns- The Emergent or Resuscitative phase

1. Emergent phaseGoals·         Secure airway·         Support circulation by fluid replacement·         Keep the victim comfortable with analgesics·         Prevent infection through careful wound care·         Maintain body temperature·         Provide ...