First aid for children's burns in the US and UK: An urgent call to establish and promote international standards.


Division of Population Medicine, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, CF14 4YS, United Kingdom. Electronic address: [Email]


Appropriate first aid can reduce the morbidity of burns, however, there are considerable variations between international first aid recommendations. We aim to identify, and compare first aid practices in children who present to Emergency Departments (ED) with a burn.


Burns,Emergency medicine,First aid,Paediatric emergency medicine,Paediatrics,Plastics,