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Burn Guidelines and Education


Trauma Transfer Criteria

Handbook on Burn Injury: Initial Burn Management of the Burn Patient

We have developed this manual to help emergency medicine providers better care for burn patients. You must have Adobe Reader® to view this file; click here to download the free version of the software.


Advanced Burn Life Support ABLS Now Course

Brigham and Women's Hospital is the leader in the delivery of the ABLS Now Blended Course to physicians, nurses, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, therapists, and paramedics throughout New England. This course covers burn patient assessment and management guidelines during the first 24 hours post injury.

For information about our upcoming ABLS Now Blended Courses, please contact Beck Lienau, ABLS Coordinator, at 617-732-7411 or see American Burn Association's course schedule for a list of ABLS classes near you. (Course Description)


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