Trauma and Burn Core Curriculum

Burn Module

The objectives of the Burn Education module are to describe the assessment of a pediatric patient with burn injury, describe the main concepts in the pathophysiology of burns, identify the nursing interventions for the pediatric patient with burns and examine the impact of fluid resuscitation on the pediatric burn patient.

Burn Self-Paced Educational Module

This burn self-paced educational module provides base-line information for the evaluation, scoring, care and treatment of the pediatric burn patient at Children's National.

Trauma Core Curriculum

This consists of the latest continuing education programs for experienced nurses and caregivers who wish to acquaint themselves with new trends and care modalities in pediatric trauma and burn.