Nearly everyone has experienced getting a cut or wound at some point in their lives. It's an injury in which either an external or internal tissue, mostly the skin that ruptures. These injuries can be body scratches, small cuts, burns, pressure sores, lacerations, etc. Wounds can also be … [Read more...] about How to Tell if My Wound Is Infected
Today, we live in an unpredictable world, and it appears to be getting even more unpredictable. We can’t know in advance when we will get sick or have an accidental injury. Most serious health problems take us by surprise. In a life or death emergency, are you prepared to know what to do until help … [Read more...] about Medical Emergency Protocol
We’ve all had a small cut before. They aren't fun, but they are easy to clean, put a band-aid on and take care of at home. But when is a cut serious enough that it requires a trip to the emergency room? One of the top reasons we see patients here in the emergency room is for cuts. But the truth … [Read more...] about When Should I Visit The Emergency Room With a Cut?
Accidents happen and when cuts or lacerations have certain traits, emergency care should be sought out. Of course, our team of ER docs and nurses are always ready here 24/7 If your cut is really deep, won’t stop bleeding, or was caused by a dirty item or a rusty nail, a trip to Beaumont … [Read more...] about Cuts & Lacerations