• gases
  • The smoke that emanates from a structure that is on fire is a mixture of heated particles and gases. (work4youlaw.com)
  • When the occupants of a building inhale smoke containing harmful gases, they may become incapacitated and unable to leave the location or even call for help. (work4youlaw.com)
  • Irritant gases are those that, on inhalation, dissolve in the water of the respiratory tract mucosa and provoke an inflammatory response, usually from the release of acidic or alkaline radicals. (wikipedia.org)
  • toxic
  • Also, inhalation of toxic chemicals can cause oxygen deprivation as well, which leads to brain injury or even death. (work4youlaw.com)
  • However, the use in populated areas of "air-burst" white phosphorus munitions, which spread burning wedges of the toxic substance over large areas, violates the laws of war prohibition against attacks that cannot discriminate between civilians and combatants, Human Rights Watch said. (hrw.org)
  • The pit, which was visible for miles, was in continuous use which resulted in 147 tons of waste burnt per day, some of which was considered toxic. (wikipedia.org)
  • roof
  • Guitarist Rodrigo Martins told Radio Gaucha that the band, Gurizada Fandangueira, started playing at 2:15 a.m. ''and we had played around five songs when I looked up and noticed the roof was burning. (bostonglobe.com)
  • fire burned
  • The fire burned quickly through walls and doors and engulfed most of the hotel's 56 single rooms and 23 apartment units, where some 123 tenants were sleeping. (wikipedia.org)
  • attacks
  • Each air-burst shell spread 116 burning white phosphorus wedges in a radius extending up to 125 meters from the blast point, depending on conditions and the angle of attack.In the six cases that Human Rights Watch investigated, Israeli white phosphorous attacks killed twelve civilians, including three women and seven children. (hrw.org)
  • laboratory
  • By consulting with clinicians, we pan to develop user-friendly software and test our 3D-OCT probes and OCT systems using an animal smoke inhalation model developed at our collaborators laboratory. (sbir.gov)
  • flame
  • The ATSB investigation found that the cabin door was left open after the fire was discovered allowing smoke and flame to spread beyond the cabin. (atsb.gov.au)
  • oxygen
  • Far more damaging than the hot air is the smoke because it cuts off oxygen to the brain and the body's blood supply. (work4youlaw.com)
  • White phosphorus generates a dense white smoke and ignites on contact with oxygen. (hrw.org)
  • found
  • Many of the dead were also found in the club's two bathrooms, where they fled apparently because the blinding smoke caused them to believe the doors were exits. (bostonglobe.com)
  • While cigarette smoking was not identified as a contributing factor, it was found that the smoking policy and associated risk controls on board were not effectively managed. (atsb.gov.au)
  • Treatment
  • The Treatment of Burns. (annals.org)
  • This monograph of 250 pages, 199 illustrations and 105 figures on the treatment of burns more than fulfills the stated purposes of the authors which are twofold, viz. (annals.org)
  • 1) to furnish a guide for treatment in accordance with the present day knowledge of burns, and (2) to present information about certain practical details of management which are not discussed in scientific articles. (annals.org)
  • Treatment depends on the severity of the smoke inhalation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Two children were taken to a Shriner's burn hospital in Sacramento, California, USA, for treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • The second patient, a young boy, began a series of skin graft surgeries on Sunday June 7, reported Dr. David Greenhalgh, chief of burn treatment at the Sacramento hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • Head
  • The fire burnt over 3,400 ha (8,400 acres) of grassland, destroyed 15 km (9.3 mi) of fencing and 500 head of livestock died. (wikipedia.org)
  • however
  • However, according to the myths and legends surrounding Jeong Yim, he was born in 1814 Qing Dynasty in Sun Wui's Dong Ling Village. (wikipedia.org)
  • days
  • Inhalation therapy with nebulized heparin and acetylcysteine is usually started and continued for five to seven days during the hospital stay. (wikipedia.org)
  • hours
  • He died hours later of burns and smoke inhalation. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the hours after midday the fire spotted across John Renshaw Parkway and breached the containment line, burning with flames of up to 33 m (108 ft) and impacting upon the Warrumbungle Visitors Centre, where a number of RFS and National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) employees were sheltering. (wikipedia.org)
  • body
  • A student at the Me'or Tuvia Yeshiva died early Friday morning from burns suffered all over his body in a fire that broke out, shortly after midnight, in a caravan converted mobile home in the community of Mitzpeh Yericho, overlooking Jericho. (israelnationalnews.com)
  • She reported that there was only a 50 per cent chance of survival for one of the three-year-old girls who sustained burns to over 80 per cent of her body. (wikipedia.org)
  • Four-year-old Hermán Vásquez, with burns on 75 per cent of his body, was rushed to Chávez Hospital but his family did not find out where he was until 6 p.m. that evening. (wikipedia.org)
  • significantly
  • On May 2, the Israeli military stated it would "significantly reduce its usage of smoke shells containing white phosphorus during the conduct of hostilities in urban areas. (hrw.org)