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Electric shock


Electric shock is the physiological reaction or injury caused by electric current passing through the (human) body. Typically, the expression is used to describe  ...

Electrical Injuries in Emergency Medicine: Background ...


Mar 8, 2016 ... Electrical injuries, although relatively uncommon, are inevitably encountered by most emergency physicians. Adult electrical injuries usually ...

Electrical injury: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia


Read our article and learn more on MedlinePlus: Electrical injury.

Electrical Injuries - Injuries; Poisoning - Merck Manuals Professional ...


Electrical injury is damage caused by generated electrical current passing through the body. Symptoms range from skin burns, damage to internal organs and ...

Electrical Injury and Electrocution|Chicago Electrical Trauma ...


CETRI provides answers and education surrounding electrical shock injuries and electrocution.

Long-term sequelae of electrical injury


MEDLINE was searched for English-language articles published in the past 20 years using the following search terms: electrical, injuries, wound, trauma, ...

Electric Shock - WebMD


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 ...

Electric Shock: Get Facts About First Aid - eMedicineHealth


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.

Electrical Injuries and Lightning Strikes Information. Patient | Patient


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).

Environmental and weapon-related electrical injuries - UpToDate


Apr 21, 2016 ... Electrical injuries are relatively common, nearly always accidental, and generally preventable. The direct effect of electrical current, conversion ...

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Electrical Injuries: Background, History of the Procedure, Problem


May 9, 2014 ... Electrical injuries have become a more common form of trauma with a unique pathophysiology and with high morbidity and mortality.

Electrical Injuries | Forensic Pathology Online


The injuries caused by contact with electrical conductors depends upon: (1) The kind of current: Alternating current is 4 to 5 times as dangerous as an equal ...

Electrical and Lightning Injuries - Lightning Injury Research Program


Electrical Injury. Injuries from artificial electricity have been reported for almost 300 years. The first recorded death caused by electrical current from an artificial ...