Fine detection technology of gas outburst area based on direct current method in Zhuxianzhuang Coal Mine, China - Wang E, Chen P, Liu Z, Liu Y, Li Z, Li X.
In this study, with No. II 1051 working face of Zhuxianzhuang Coal Mine taken as the research object, the electric characteristics of coal samples were tested in the laboratory, and the resistivity imaging was carried out on the working surface via direct ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Fire performance of heavyweight self-compacting concrete and heavyweight high strength concrete - Aslani F, Hamidi F, Ma Q.
In this study, the fresh and hardened state properties of heavyweight self-compacting concrete (HWSCC) and heavyweight high strength concrete (HWHSC) containing heavyweight magnetite aggregate with 50, 75, and 100% replacement ratio, and their performance ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Graphical tools for helping firefighters in victim rescues. Assessment during a live fire training program - Garc ía-Hernández C, Sánchez-Álvarez EJ, Ubieto-Artur P, Huertas-Talón JL.
This study compares three different methods to communicate the features of a building to firefighters, before starting a victim rescue during a live fire training program. Participants in this study did not previously know the hotel used for developing the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Investigation of sealing mechanism and field application of upward borehole self-sealing technology using drill cuttings for safe mining - Zhang J, Zhai C, Zhong C, Xu J, Sun Y.
As an unavoidable hazard threatening the mining safety and an important energy resources for human society and environmental protection, coalbed methane (CBM) extraction is proved to be of great importance pre mining. The method of upward borehole extracti... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Military veteran status and posttraumatic stress disorder symptomatology among urban firefighters: the moderating role of emotion regulation difficulties - Bartlett BA, Gallagher MW, Tran JK, Vujanovic AA.
A significant portion of firefighters are military veterans, and both populations experience high rates of trauma and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptomatology. We investigated main and interactive effects of military veteran status (MVS) and emo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Modelling and finding optimal evacuation strategy for tall buildings - Aleksandrov M, Cheng C, Rajabifard A, Kalantari M.
The construction of many tall buildings has brought increased interest in building regulations for timely evacuation. The 9/11 terrorist attacks and the recent fire event in Glenfell Tower in London raise concerns about the effectiveness of evacuation stra... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Nurse knowledge of emergency management for burn and mass burn injuries - Lam NN, Huong HTX, Tuan CA.
A survey was conducted on 353 registered nurses working in Emergency and Trauma departments of district and provincial hospitals in Vietnam. Contents of the survey included first aid and initial care for burn and mass burn injuries. Only 15.3% of participa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Regional disparities in access to verified burn center care in the United States - Carmichael H, Wiktor AJ, McIntyre RC, Wagner AL, Velopulos CG.
BACKGROUND: Burn injuries result in 50,000 annual admissions. Despite joint referral criteria from the American College of Surgeons (ACS) and American Burn Association (ABA), many severely injured patients are not treated at verified centers with specializ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Research on effect of gas pressure in the development process of gassy coal extrusion - Sa Z, Liu J, Li J, Zhang Y.
Coal mining safety is always the most important issue in China due to a number of incidents. Gas outburst in coal mining is still occupied the main proportion of major incidents, among which gassy coal extrusion, as one type of gas outburst, presents an in... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Securing the emergency department during terrorism incidents: lessons learned from the Boston Marathon bombings - Hojman H, Rattan R, Osgood R, Bugaev N, Yao M.
Terrorist incidents that target hospitals magnify morbidity and mortality. Before a real or perceived terrorist mass casualty incident threatens a hospital and its providers, it is essential to have protocols in place to minimize damage to the infrastructu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Shifting the safety rules paradigm: introducing doctrine to US wildland firefighting operations - Jahn JLS.
Safety rules have long been associated with a rationalist or compliance/violation logic, meaning that workers must comply with rules, and can expect disciplinary action if they violate them. In recent years, scholars have begun to introduce an adaptation s... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Capitalism is destroying the Earth. We need a new human right for future generations | George Monbiot
The children on climate strike are right: their lives should not be sacrificed to satisfy our greedThe young peopletaking to the streetsfor the climate strike are right:their future is being stolen. The economy is an environmental pyramid scheme, dumping its liabilities on the young and the unborn. Its current growth depends on intergenerational theft.At the heart of capitalism is a vast and scarcely examined assumption: you are entitled to as great a share of the world ’s resources as your money can buy. You can purchase as much land, as much atmospheric space, as manyminerals, as much meat and fish as you can affor...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - March 15, 2019 Category: Science Authors: George Monbiot Tags: Climate change Environment Protest Science Young people Society World news Source Type: news

Thousands of heated socks designed for fitness buffs recalled over fears they could cause fires
Tech Gear 5.7 has recalled 4,000 units of its Mobile Warming Performance Heated Socks due to the lithium-ion batteries overheating, melting or igniting, causing potential fire or burn hazards. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Aging and burn: a five-year retrospective study in a major burn centre in Portugal - Caetano P, Brand ão C, Campos I, Tao J, Laíns J, Cabral L.
Aging is an important factor contributing decisively to the clinical outcome of burn patients. The aim of this study was to assess the characteristics of patients admitted to a Burn Unit and determine the impact of aging on mortality. A retrospective analy... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Accidents in European ports involving chemical substances: characteristics and trends - Lecue M, Darbra RM.
This paper has studied more than 650 accidents occurred in European ports. The main characteristic of all these accidents is that they involve chemical substances with their consequent risk for society and environment. Accidents occurred in European ports ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Author correction: Real-time acute stress facilitates allocentric spatial processing in a virtual fire disaster - Cao Z, Wang Y, Zhang L.
A correction to this article has been published and is linked from the HTML and PDF versions of this paper. The error has been fixed in the paper. Correction to: Scientific Reports https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-14910-y, published online 03 November... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

The mediating role of distress tolerance in the relationship between childhood maltreatment and mental health outcomes among university students - Robinson M, Ross J, Fletcher S, Burns CR, Lagdon S, Armour C.
A wealth of empirical literature has documented that the experience of childhood maltreatment is related to an increased risk for the development of psychopathologies in adulthood. Empirical studies examining the factors that could possibly explain this re... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 13, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Does increased patient load improve mortality in burns? Ientifying benchmark parameters defining quality of burn care - Busche MN, Jacobs D, Rennekampff HO.
INTRODUCTION: In burn care, as in other medical fields, there is a tendency to increase the required number of patients for center certifications. Does the increase in patient load automatically improve the quality of burn care? What are the benchmark para... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 13, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

One of Cincinnati ’s largest hospitals reportedly closing
Shriners Hospitals for Children-Cincinnati, which treats patients for everything from serious burns to dog bites and birth defects, reportedly will close. The Shriners parent system based in Tampa, Fla., made the decision to move its operations to Dayton Children’s Hospital, according to a posting to Facebook by the Syrian Shrine Cincinnati. A spokeswoman for the Shriners Hospitals for Children-Cincinnati said a statement would be issued later t his morning. Shriners headquarters didn’t respond… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - March 13, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Barrett J. Brunsman Source Type: news

As wildfires devour communities, toxic threats emerge
As an uncontrollable wildfire turned the California town of Paradise to ash, air pollution researcher Keith Bein knew he had to act fast: Little is known about toxic chemicals released when a whole town burns and the wind would soon blow away evidence. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

The day the world burned
(University of California - Santa Barbara) When UC Santa Barbara geology professor emeritus James Kennett and colleagues set out years ago to examine signs of a major cosmic impact that occurred toward the end of the Pleistocene epoch, little did they know just how far-reaching the projected climatic effect would be. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - March 13, 2019 Category: Biology Source Type: news

The risks associated with falling parts of glazed facades in case of fire - S ędłak B, Kinowski J, Sulik P, Kimbar G.
Arguably, one of the most important requirement a building have to meet in case of fire is to ensure the safe evacuation of its users and the work of rescue teams. Consequently, issues related to the risks associated with falling parts of facades are fairl... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Bending resistance of metal-concrete composite beams in a natural fire - Chybi ński M, Polus.
In this paper, the bending resistance of three metal-concrete composite beams was compared in real car fires in an open car park. Steel and concrete composite beams are often used for the construction of ceilings in multi-storey car parks. The authors made... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Burn survivors injured as children exhibit resilience in long-term community integration outcomes: a life impact burn recovery evaluation (LIBRE) study - Cartwright S, Saret C, Shapiro GD, Ni P, Sheridan RL, Lee AF, Marino M, Acton A, Kazis LE, Schneider JC, Ryan CM.
This study provides new useful insights by comparing social participation outcomes a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Preadolescent children's perception of power imbalance in bullying: a thematic analysis - Nelson HJ, Burns SK, Kendall GE, Schonert-Reichl KA.
Bullying in schools is associated with an extensive public health burden. Bullying is intentional and goal oriented aggressive behavior in which the perpetrator exploits an imbalance of power to repeatedly dominate the victim. To differentiate bullying fro... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Airbag deployment: infrared thermography and evaluation of thermal damage - Shakouri E, Mobini A.
The performance of airbag and its deployment are based on a fast exothermic-chemical reaction. The hot gas resulting from the chemical reaction which results in airbag deployment can cause thermal damage and skin burning for the car passenger. The thermal ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Design of methodological procedures for the handling and transport of dangerous goods by air - Marienka P, Jagelcak J, Trnka L.
This article consists of identifying important elements of the transport process of dangerous goods in all modes of transport, in recognizing and warning about the differences between theory and practice and designing optimized methodological procedures us... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Disparities in burn injury prevalence and outcomes: results of a community-based burn prevention program - Elkbuli A, Polcz V, Elghoroury A, Young E, Hai S, Boneva D, McKenney M.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Explosion characteristics for Li-ion battery electrolytes at elevated temperatures - Henriksen M, Vaagsaether K, Lundberg J, Forseth S, Bjerketvedt D.
Li-ion batteries are used in electronic devices and electric cars, yet they create safety concerns due to the possibility of the release of combustible materials. The electrolyte, one of the main components in a Li-ion cell, consists of organic carbonates.... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Reconstructing pre-fire vegetation condition in the wildland urban interface (WUI) using artificial neural network - Polinova M, Wittenberg L, Kutiel H, Brook A.
Wildfires occurring near and within cities are a potential threat to the population's life and health and can cause significant economic damage by destroying infrastructure and private property. Due to the relatively small area of these wildlands, the accu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Twitter as a means of emotional coping and collective (re)framing of crises. Case study: the "Colectiv" crisis in Romania - Cmeciu C, Coman I.
The lack of information from the organizations involved in a crisis situation and the high level of uncertainty may result in setting an emotional tone on social media and even in bringing radical political and social changes. Such an example is the Colect... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Want to Stop Climate Change? Then It ’s Time to Fall Back in Love With Nuclear Energy
Exactly eight years ago, an earthquake off the east coast of Japan set a massive tsunami on a collision course with the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. The wall of water overwhelmed the reactors’ cooling mechanisms and over the next four days the plant suffered three nuclear meltdowns. It became the world’s worst nuclear disaster since Chernobyl. In response, Germany, Switzerland and some others around the world accelerated their plans to ditch nuclear power as an energy source. Nuclear power is virtually free of emissions. By contrast, we burn coal and gas at industrial scale to make electricity, pumpin...
Source: TIME: Science - March 11, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Hans Blix Tags: Uncategorized Environment Source Type: news

Seismic risk assessment of buried steel gas pipelines under seismic wave propagation based on fragility analysis - Jahangiri V, Shakib H.
In this paper economic seismic risk analysis of API 5L buried steel gas pipelines is carried out through incremental dynamic analysis using an ensemble of 20 ground motion records. Multiple performance limit states for buried steel pipelines are proposed. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 8, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Simulation of blast lung injury induced by shock waves of five distances based on finite element modeling of a three-dimensional rat - Yang C, Dong-Hai Z, Ling-Ying L, Yong-Hui Y, Yang W, Li-Wei Z, Rui-Guo H, Jia-Ke C.
Blast lung injury (BLI) caused by both military and civilian explosions has become the main cause of death for blast injury patients. By building three-dimensional (3D) models of rat explosion regions, we simulated the surface pressure of the skin and lung... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 8, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

The epidemiology and prognosis of patients with massive burns: a multicenter study of 2483 cases - Cheng W, Shen C, Zhao D, Zhang H, Tu J, Yuan Z, Song G, Liu M, Li D, Shang Y, Qin B.
This study was designed to investigate the epidemiological characteristics and evaluate the burn index (BI) and other risk factors associated with the prognosis of m... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 8, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

A physiological understanding of organismal responses to fire - Stawski C, Doty AC.
Devastation of both natural and human habitats due to wildfires is becoming an increasingly prevalent global issue. Fire-adapted and fire-prone regions, such as California and parts of Australia, are experiencing more frequent and increasingly destructive ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 7, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Identifying sociodemographic risk factors associated with residential fire fatalities: a matched case control study - Jonsson A, Jaldell H.
This study aimed to investigate the association between sociodemographic factors and residential fire fatalities in Sweden. A majority of fatal fires occur in housing. An understanding of risk factors and risk groups is a must for well-founded ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 7, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Jet stream dynamics, hydroclimate, and fire in California from 1600 CE to present - Wahl ER, Zorita E, Trouet V, Taylor AH.
Moisture delivery in California is largely regulated by the strength and position of the North Pacific jet stream (NPJ), winter high-altitude winds that influence regional hydroclimate and forest fire during the following warm season. We use climate model ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 7, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Phase control on surface for the stabilization of high energy cathode materials of lithium ion batteries - Piao JY, Gu L, Wei Z, Ma J, Wu J, Yang W, Gong Y, Sun YG, Duan SY, Tao XS, Bin DS, Cao A, Wan LJ.
The development of high energy electrode materials for lithium ion batteries is challenged by their inherent instabilities, which become more aggravated as the energy densities continue to climb, accordingly causing increasing concerns on battery safety an... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 7, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

The association of the exposure to work-related traumatic events and work limitations among firefighters: a cross-sectional study - Kim MJ, Jeong Y, Choi YS, Seo AR, Ha Y, Seo M, Park KS.
Many firefighters suffering from traumatic events while on duty participate in the work force. However, the impact of work-related traumatic events on work performance is unclear. To address this issue, we administered a work-related traumatic event experi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 7, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

The effects of hydration on cognitive performance during a simulated wildfire suppression shift in temperate and hot conditions - Cvirn MA, Dorrian J, Smith BP, Vincent GE, Jay SM, Roach GD, Sargent C, Larsen B, Aisbett B, Ferguson SA.
The effects on dehydration and cognitive performance from heat and/or physical activity are well established in the laboratory, although have not yet been studied for personnel working in occupations such as wildland firefighting regularly exposed to these... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 7, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Kettering Health makes senior leadership changes, including 2 new hospital presidents
Kettering Health Network, one of the largest companies in the Dayton region, is making several changes to its senior leadership team. Terry Burns, executive vice president of KHN and president of Kettering Medical Center since 2017, has been promoted to chief operating officer of the health network. In this role, he will provide oversight of all eight network hospitals and more than 120 facilities. Walter Sackett has been na med the new president of Kettering Medical Center. Since 2012, Sackett… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - March 7, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: John Bush Source Type: news

Do Skinny People Have Faster Metabolisms? Not Really
(CNN) — It might seem counterintuitive, but generally speaking, skinny people don’t have faster metabolisms than people who weigh more. In fact, the bigger your body, the more calories you burn. Basal (or resting) metabolism refers to the total number of calories all the cells in the body need to stay alive and functioning. “Your resting metabolic rate is typically described as the total number of calories your body needs while at rest. This is made up of basic functions like supporting your vital organs, muscle and fat tissue and the energy that is required to break down food we eat,” said Martin B...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - March 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News CNN metabolism Source Type: news

Do skinny people have faster metabolisms? Not really
It might seem counterintuitive, but generally speaking, skinny people don't have faster metabolisms than people who weigh more. In fact, the bigger your body, the more calories you burn. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - March 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Woman who lived as a recluse after her nose DOUBLED in size due has the skin burned off
Adrianna Ely, 39, from Texas, was concerned when the tip of her nose turned red and bulbous in 2013. It grew so big that she had to open her nostrils with a finger in order to breathe freely. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Counterterror Police Examine Three Explosive Devices in London
LONDON (AP) — Three small explosive devices in plastic mailing bags arrived at offices for two London airports and at a train station Tuesday, and Irish police said they were helping British counterterrorism police with the investigation. London's Metropolitan Police Service said the devices found near London's Heathrow and City airports and at Waterloo Station "appear capable of igniting an initially small fire when opened." A staff member did unseal the bag sent to an office building on Heathrow's grounds, "causing the device to initiate," the police department said. Part of the package burned, ...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - March 6, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: International News Source Type: news

Epidemiological profile of burns in children in central and southern Tunisia: a 67-case series - Ghorbel I, Bouaziz F, Loukil K, Moalla S, Gassara M, Ennouri K.
This study aimed to  describe the epidemiological aspects of burns in this environment and to propo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 5, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Burn injury as a result of interpersonal violence in the Northern Territory Top End - Murphy L, Read D, Brennan M, Ward L, McDermott K.
AIM: To describe the demographics, circumstances, burn wound characteristics and current tertiary centre management of interpersonal violence (IPV) burn victims in the Northern Territory Top End. It is anticipated that such knowledge gained will be of bene... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 5, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Disparities in burn injury prevalence and outcomes: results of a community-based burn prevention program - Elkbuli A, Polcz V, Elghoroury A, Young E, Hai S, Boneva D, McKenney M.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 5, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Perceived electrical injury: misleading symptomology due to multisensory stimuli - Kroll MW, Ritter MB, Perkins PE, Shams L, Andrews CJ.
BACKGROUND: An electrical accident victim's recollection is often distorted by Bayesian inference in multisensory integration. For example, hearing the sound and seeing the bright flash of an electrical arc can create the false impression that someone had ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 5, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news