To provide the physician and registered professional nurse with an overview of the pathophysiology and current management of burn injuries.
This continuing education activity is intended for physicians and nurses with an interest in learning about evidence-based prevention and management of burn wounds.
After reading the preceding article and taking this test, the participant should be able to:
- Explain the pathophysiology of skin function.
- Describe the different types of burn injuries.
- Identify the treatment strategies for burn injuries.