Fast Five Quiz: Are You Prepared to Confront Firework-Related Injuries?

Richard H. Sinert, DO

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June 30, 2015

According to the latest data from the National Fire Protection Association, in 2012, an estimated 8700 people were injured by fireworks in the United States. Most of the injuries (55%) were to the extremities, but 31% involved the head. In addition, more fires are reported on Independence Day than on any other day. Do you know best practices for firework-related injuries? Test your knowledge with this short quiz.

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