Have a Blast: Explosion Injures
Description: Blast explosions can have multiple considerations at the scene and in care of the victims before and after. This presentation will highlight 4-5 blast incidents in Minnesota in the past two years including a school and power plant along with the types of injuries seen in the victims. The stages of a blast will be correlated to the injury patterns seen in the victims of these cases. Get ready to have a BLAST!
- Describe four blast incidents.
- List six stages of a blast incident.
- Discuss blast injuries and the considerations for trauma and burn care.