Bad Burns

Bad Burns

by Sandra Markle
     
 

A man pulled from an explosion undergoes forty surgeries to treat burns on 80 percent of his body.A girl rescued from a burning car receives donor skin grafts to heal injuries all over her body. Scientists are working on a process to help burn victims regrow their own skin to quickly cover burns and other wounds. That's powerful medicine!

Overview

A man pulled from an explosion undergoes forty surgeries to treat burns on 80 percent of his body.A girl rescued from a burning car receives donor skin grafts to heal injuries all over her body. Scientists are working on a process to help burn victims regrow their own skin to quickly cover burns and other wounds. That's powerful medicine!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780822587026
Publisher:
Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date:
08/01/2010
Series:
Powerful Medicine Series
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.50(d)
Lexile:
910L (what's this?)
Age Range:
10 - 13 Years

Meet the Author

Sandra Markle is the author of numerous award-winning books for children on a variety of science topics, a nationally known science education consultant, and a former elementary science teacher. She lives in Amberley, New Zealand.

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