en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burn

A burn is a type of injury to skin, or other tissues, caused by heat, cold, electricity, chemicals, friction, or radiation. Most burns are due to heat from hot liquids, ...

medlineplus.gov/burns.html

Scalds from hot liquids and steam, building fires and flammable liquids and gases are the most common causes of burns. Another kind is an inhalation injury,  ...

msktc.org/burn/factsheets/Understanding_Burn_Injury

Click the triangle below to listen to the podcast brief and access the transcript by clicking here. What is a burn injury? A burn injury most often damages layers of ...

www.cdc.gov/masstrauma/factsheets/public/burns.pdf

Mass trauma and disasters such as explosions and fires can cause a variety of serious injuries, including burns. These can include thermal burns, which are ...

www.healthline.com/health/burns

Apr 26, 2016 ... Burns are one of the most common household injuries, especially among children. The term “burn” means more than the burning sensation ...

www.nigms.nih.gov/education/pages/factsheet_burns.aspx

A large burn injury is likely to include burned areas of different depths. ... Deep burns heal more slowly, are more difficult to treat, and are more prone to ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/burns/symptoms-causes/syc-20370539

Jul 24, 2018 ... Burns are tissue damage that results from heat, overexposure to the sun or other radiation, or chemical or electrical contact. Burns can be minor ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/burns/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20370545

Jul 24, 2018 ... Burns — Understand how to prevent, treat and recover from burns ranging ... Your doctor might recommend a tetanus shot after a burn injury.

stanfordhealthcare.org/medical-conditions/skin-hair-and-nails/burns/stages.html

Burns affecting 10 percent of a child's body and those affecting 15 to 20 percent of an adult's body are considered to be major injuries and require hospitalization  ...