Note on Burns

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Burning takes place not only due to the fire but also due to electricity, sunshine, hot things etc etc. There will be swelling mark on the skin if burnt with metal or thing. But if it burns with hot water there will be blister on the skin. The burning affects the skin at first but if deep burns it affects muscles, nerves etc.


The symptoms of burns

  • Blisters are seen on burnt skin.
  • Skin is burnt and wounds occur.
  • Victims feels thirsty.
  • The rate of pulse increases.
  • Urination decreases.
  • If the burnt is deep, the patient will be unconscious.

First Aid to burns

  • Victims should be separated from the fire and put out the fire.
  • Blanket or any thick cloth should be used to put out the fire if the cloth of victim is burning.
  • Burnt part should be submerged into water for ten minutes.
  • Do not burst the blister and do not use medicine without doctor's suggestion.

  • Burning takes place not only due to the fire but also due to electricity, sunshine, hot things etc etc.
  • There will be swelling mark on the skin if burnt with metal or thing.
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Very Short Questions

The safety measures adopted to be away from burn are:

  • Keep away matchbox and other inflammable objects from children.
  • Should develop the habit of stub out cigarettes thoroughly in an ashtray.
  • Put out the fire properly after finishing the work.
  • Switch off or disconnect apparatus if not in use. Always pull out the plug.
  • Avoid clothes and other objects over fire place.

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  • Burning takes place not only due to fire but also

    carelessness
    heardache
    cold water
    electricity
  • Thw symptom of burn is

    electric shock
    swelling or blister
    allergy
    cannor breathe
  • The best way to treat burn is to

    apply medicine
    check pressure
    check pulses
    submerge the area into water
  • If a person get burnt by hot water then:

    There will be blister on the skin.

    all the answers are correct
    There will be mark on the skin.
    There will be rashes on the skin.
  • If  the skin is burnt with metal or thing:

    blister with swelling mark will appear in skin.
    swelling mark on the skin.
    blister will appear on the skin.
    rashes will appear on the skin.
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