Electric shock is the physiological reaction or injury caused by electric current
passing through the (human) body. Typically, the expression is used to describe
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Electrical injury is damage caused by generated electrical current passing
through the body. Symptoms range from skin burns, damage to internal organs
CETRI provides answers and education surrounding electrical shock injuries and
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May 22, 2016 ... Electrical energy flows through a portion of the body causing a shock. Exposure
to electrical energy may result in no injury at all or may result in ...
Dec 10, 2015 ... Electric shock can result in a minor or severe injury to a person. Symptoms of
electric shock include burns, chest pain, shortness of breath.
Patients presenting with electrical injuries have problems that can range from the
very trivial to the fatal (in which case, they are said to have been electrocuted).
Apr 21, 2016 ... Electrical injuries are relatively common, nearly always accidental, and generally
preventable. The direct effect of electrical current, conversion ...