University of Wisconsin–Madison

Archive: Toddlers at risk of burns from fireplaces

Lee Faucher, MD, burn surgeon and director of the UW Burn Center, appeared in a news story about toddlers and fireplace burns. The story features a young boy Dr. Faucher treated a few years ago for burns on his palms from a fireplace and offers burn prevention tips for parents.

“Toddlers at risk of severe burns from gas fireplaces” aired on WISC-TV Channel 3 on January 8, 2015.