Burns: Hot Water Safety: References
US Consumer Product Safety Commission, “Tap Water Scalds”, Accessed November 26, 2009, from www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/pubs/5098.html
Children’s Hospital.St Louis, “Burn Safety – Stay Out of Hot Water!”, Accessed November 26, 2009, from www.stlouischildren’s.org/content/healthinfo/BurnSafety.html2008
When Is Hot Water Too Hot?” Safe Kids USA and The American Burn Association. Accessed from http://www.cpsc.gov/nsn/whenhotw.pdf
Burns. Kidshealth for Parents. Accessed from http://kidshealth.org/parent/firstaid_safe/emergencies/burns.html Reviewed by: Mary Mondozzi, MSN, RN CPNP Date reviewed: April 2006
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