moderate burn

moderate burn

A thermal injury of moderate severity which should be managed on an inpatient basis. Moderate burns involve 10–20% of the total body surface area (or 5–10% in the elderly or very young); 2­–5% is full thickness. Moderate burns may have inhalation injury or include circumferential areas of an extremity.
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The two persons sustained serious to moderate burn wounds and were rushed to the city hospital, local radio stations reported.
2006), we surveyed a random sample (n = 223) of middens stratified by severity of burn (n = 56 no burn, n = 56 light burn, n = 47 moderate burn, n = 64 severe burn) during 14 October-4 November 2006 and 13-28 October 2007 within the perimeter of the Nuttall Complex fire that occurred in 2004.
Moderate burn severity was 23 percent, and high burn severity of 16 percent.
The Pacific Crest Trail winds through a mild to moderate burn area where fires leaped around the hillsides, leaving lush pockets of Douglas fir untouched.
We have demonstrated a significant reduction in the 24-hour IV fluid requirement of patients with moderate burn injuries.
We are increasing sales, our bottom line is beating analyst estimates and our large amount of cash on hand and moderate burn rate not only keeps us on the path to profitability but also gives us the flexibility to act opportunistically to increase our market-leading positions.
Colonel Bin Kanoon said three crew members sustained serious to moderate burns.
The youngsters were admitted to Al Ain Hospital's Intensive Care Unit, suffering from smoke inhalation, moderate burns and breathing difficulty.
The workers, both said to be Mauritanian, were taken to Kuwait Hospital after sustaining moderate burns, according to The National , but are thought to be in a stable condition.
A 20-year-old suffered serious burns and is in a critical condition and a 33-year-old, believed to be his cousin, suffered moderate burns after flames ripped through their upstairs flat on Sunday evening.
A 20-year-old man suffered serious burns and a 33-year-old man sustained moderate burns.
These people and those with moderate burns might benefit from new dressings, he says.