What is the difference between abrasions and cuts?

ABRASIONSAbrasion is an injury caused to the skin by forceful rubbing or Scraping. During this state there is a possibility of illing, contamination infection. The abrasions are very painful because the nerve endings are exposed. First Aid Treatment Clean the wound with antiseptic solution and remove all dirt particles and foreign particles attached to the… Continue reading What is the difference between abrasions and cuts?

What is electric shock? Give first aid treatment.

This happens when a person comes in contact with a defective electrical instrument live naked electrical wires or devices or atmospheric electricity as in lightning. The extent of tissue damage may vary with the type and strength of current and length of contact etc. In case of D.C. (direct current) shock, the patient remains stuck… Continue reading What is electric shock? Give first aid treatment.