Electric Shock (cont.)
IN THIS ARTICLE
Electric Shock Treatment
Electric Shock Self-Care at Home
Brief low-voltage shocks that do not result in any symptoms or burns of the skin do not require medical care. For any high-voltage shock, or for any shock resulting in burns, seek medical care at a hospital's Emergency Department. A doctor should evaluate electric cord burns to the mouth of a child.
Timothy Price, MD
Must Read Articles Related to Electric Shock
Patient Comments & Reviews
The eMedicineHealth doctors ask about Electric Shock:
Electric Shock - Treatment
What treatment did you receive for your electric shock?