Mysterious burns on teen's face caused by brush with toxic plant

Alex Childress went to his parents for help with what he thought was a severe sunburn after working outside at his summer landscaping job.
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Publication date: Available online 16 August 2018Source: Academic PediatricsAuthor(s): Joanne N Wood, M. Katherine Henry, Rachel P. Berger, Daniel M. Lindberg, James D. Anderst, Lihai Song, Russell Localio, Chris FeudtnerAbstractObjectivesTo describe the percentage and characteristics of children
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This article in detail reviews epidemiology, symptoms, diagnosis and the therapy of this multidisciplinary challenge.
Source: Burns - Category: Dermatology Source Type: research
OBJECTIVES: Burn patients have a highly variable length-of-stay (LOS) due to the complexity of the injury itself. The LOS for burn patients is estimated as one day per percent total body surface area (TBSA) burn. To focus care expectation and prognosis we ...
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ou Fu The purpose of this study was to examine potential moderators of school-based physical activity interventions on cardiorespiratory endurance in primary school-aged children using meta-regression. An Internet search with several databases was employed, extracting school-based pediatric physical activity intervention studies published within the past 30 years. Studies were included if there was a control or comparison group, if the study sample included primary school-aged children, if the targeted outcome of cardiorespiratory endurance was objectively assessed, if the intervention was at least partially school-bas...
Source: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health - Category: Environmental Health Authors: Tags: Review Source Type: research
People who eat breakfast before exercising burn more carbohydrates and more rapidly digest post-workout meals, a study found.
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This paper describes a fire monitoring system, based on a thermographic camera, for electrical appliances in interior spaces. These appliances are at particular risk because they are vulnerable to the carelessness of users (46% of electrical appliances fir...
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This study investigates the hazard posed by Volcanic Ballistic Projectiles (VBPs) in the area surrounding Mt Chihshin, Tatun Volcano Group, northern Taiwan. Based on the volcano's current evolutionary stage, we consider two types of volcanic activity durin...
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This study utilizes fine-scale, built-environment data in conjunction with past wildfire events to assess historical spatiotemporal changes in wildfire likelihood and societal exposure to wildfires for the conterminous USA. RESULTS indicate that co...
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The current study sought to offer guidance for developing effective web-based mapping tools for wildfire warnings by identifying (1) the important content for facilitating individuals' decision-making, and (2) the optimal interface design for ensuring usab...
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