Have a Blast: Explosion Injures

Have a Blast: Explosion Injures

January 25, 2019
10:30 AM  -  11:45 AM
Lake Superior Ballroom L,M

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!

Objectives:

  • Describe four blast incidents.
  • List six stages of a blast incident.
  • Discuss blast injuries and the considerations for trauma and burn care.

Session Category :  Advanced Life Support  Basic Life Support  EMR/FF  General  Law Enforcement  Pediatrics 

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