Burns And Scalds
Place the burnt area under cold running water until the pain eases. This may take up to 15 minutes.
Cover the area with a clean, dry tea towel or something similar.
DO NOT pull clothes off a burnt area.
DO NOT prick blisters.
DO NOT put oil or cream on a burn.
If the burn is large seek advice at casualty. For smaller burns that you are not happy to treat yourself the practice nurse will be happy to see you in the surgery.