Burns

Jim Cunningham
July 06, 2018 - 6:06 am
Emergency rooms across the Kansas City region reported large numbers of patients who had been injured in fireworks accidents. Since Saturday, at least 90 patients were either treated or admitted for injuries. Many people showed up with minor burns. Two people had amputations; one person lost a hand...
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Dan Weinbaum
July 03, 2018 - 4:44 am
Doctors in emergency rooms are getting ready for the annual increase in burn patients, most of whom hurt themselves with fireworks. People who work in the burn center at the University of Kansas Health System hold meetings ahead of the Independence Day holiday to make sure their resources are in...
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