Small group participation (4-6 participants).
Emergency department medical and nursing clinicians.
This resource kit provides healthcare workers with the knowledge of indications for escharotomy in severe burns including the critical procedural steps.
- Understand the indications for escharotomy in the management of severe burns.
- Understand the procedural steps of escharotomy including identification of anatomical landmarks.
- Understand the clinical assessment and criteria following escharotomy to determine adequacy of torniquet release.
5 October 2021