After completing this lesson, you should be able to:
Identify the factors for determining the severity
of a burn injury.
Identify the characteristics of each of the
Identify the causes, signs and symptoms, and
treatment for each of the following burns:
Identify items which must be corrected at an
electrical accident before the rescuer can aid the
Identify the criticality levels of a thermal burn.
Calculate the total body surface area (TBSA)
burned using the Rule of Nines.
Calculate the amount of replacement fluid
needed for a burn casualty.
After completing the assignment, complete the
exercises of this lesson. These exercises will help you
to achieve the lesson objectives.