Understanding Skin Burn Severity 20x26
LIMITED EDITION: This 20" x 26" (51 x 66 cm) custom printed poster presents dignified visual is useful when discussing extent of damage with burn patients or family members. The latest skin burn classifications of superficial, partial thickness, full thickness and deep tissue can be viewed in relation to legacy 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th degree classifications in vibrant detail.
A prominent hand illustration has superficial, partial thickness, full thickness and deep tissue burns labeled. Side-by-side cutaway artwork compares epidermis, dermis and subcutaneous tissue for normal through 4th degree burns, with destruction of the hair follicles. ©2013
- Prepared in consultation with UC Irvine Regional Burn Center
- Rule of Nines diagram
- First week of February is Burn Care Awareness
- Includes hygienic satin UV lamination