Feb, 19, 2014

Video: Burn Awareness – Electrical Burns

Watch this short video as Jenny Ziembicki, MD, director of the UPMC Mercy Burn Center, discusses common electrical burns. Specifically, Dr. Ziembicki outlines the complications of young children and infants biting on electrical cords as well as risks associated with low voltage and alternating current injuries.

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Feb, 17, 2014

Video: Burn Awareness – Firework Burns

Despite their popularity, no firework is safe. To prevent injuries from fireworks, leave firework productions to professionals. Watch the video below as Jenny Ziembicki, MD, director of UPMC Mercy Burn Center, discusses how fireworks, including sparklers, can create serious injuries. Common Firework Injuries Blast-type injuries to face or eyes Amputation… Read more »

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