Article - 2 Minute Read
February 21, 2014
Learn how you can prevent chemical burns or burns from corrosive substances, and watch videos concerning other burn awareness topics.
Medically Reviewed by Trauma & Emergency Medicine
Categorized as: Safety
Tagged with: burn awareness, burn awareness week, chemical burns, chemicals, Jenny Ziembicki MD, trauma, UPMC Mercy Trauma and Burn Center, video
Article - 1 Minute Read
February 19, 2014
Watch a short video about treating electrical burns and discover the risks and complications of these burns if left untreated.
Tagged with: alternating current injuries, burn awareness, electrical burn, electrical wires, infants, Jenny Ziembicki MD, low voltage burns, UPMC Mercy Burn Center, video
February 17, 2014
Watch this video about preventing injuries from fireworks and discover the best way to stay safe - leave the fireworks to professionals.
Tagged with: amputation, firework, Jenny Ziembicki MD, sparkler, UPMC Mercy Burn Center, video
February 13, 2014
Watch this short video to learn more about how to prevent and treat thermal burns, which are among the most common of household injuries.
Tagged with: Jenny Ziembicki MD, thermal burns, UPMC Mercy Trauma and Burn Center
Article - 4 Minute Read
February 10, 2014
In recognition of Burn Awareness Week, learn about how to avoid scald burns in the kitchen and other areas of your house, and watch a video about burns.
Categorized as: Living and Wellness, Safety
Tagged with: burn awareness week, burn hazards, burn injuries, Jenny Ziembicki MD, scald burn, scalding, UPMC Mercy Trauma and Burn Center, video