A few hours later he notices a severe burn forming on his lower limbs. What is the ne

Discussion in 'Plab 1 and 2 forum' started by Neha Gupta, May 28, 2013.

  1. Neha Gupta

    Neha Gupta Active Member

    A student decides to do some work on a construction site on order to earn some extra money. He spends the first day at work in a cement mixing area. A few hours later he notices a severe burn forming on his lower limbs. What is the next best treatment of choice?

    a) 10% calcium gluconate administered IV

    b) sodium bicarbonate 1 mEq/kg IV

    c) oral sodium bicarbonate

    d) hypertonic intravenous crystalloid fluid

    e) hypotonic intravenous crystalloid fluid

    f) hydrotherapy

    g) humidified oxygen

    h) non-humidified oxygen

    i) IV methylene blue

    j) oral charcoal

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