<< An Evidence-Based Approach To Electrical Injuries In Children (Trauma CME)

Etiology And Pathophysiology

In the United States, burns are the third leading cause of injury resulting in death in children aged < 18 years.2 According to D’Souza et al, there are approximately 120,000 children treated in an emergency department (ED) each year for burns and firerelated injuries.12 Electrical burns, in particular, are not very common and comprise only about 3% of all burns in children.12

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