Electric shock is the physiological reaction or injury caused by electric current
passing through the (human) body. Typically, the expression is used to describe
Jul 31, 2015 ... Electrical injuries, although relatively uncommon, are inevitably encountered by
most emergency physicians. Adult electrical injuries usually ...
May 9, 2014 ... Electrical injuries have become a more common form of trauma with a unique
pathophysiology and with high morbidity and mortality.
Learn about Electrical Injuries symptoms, diagnosis and treatment in the Merck
Manual. HCP and Vet versions too!
The human body conducts electricity very well. That means electricity passes
very easily throughout the body. Direct contact with electrical current can be
Electrical Injury. Injuries from artificial electricity have been reported for almost
300 years. The first recorded death caused by electrical current from an artificial ...
While injuries from man-made, generated, or "technical" ' electricity have been
reported for less than 300 years, injuries from lightning must surely predate ...
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).
CETRI is dedicated to the rehabilitation of electrical injury survivors. We are a
clinical nonprofit research institute focused on diagnosis and treatment of
Before you read further, I will tell you that electrical injury can manifest in many
forms and with many symptoms. Even household (sometimes called low voltage)