A one-hour burn prevention program for grade school children: its approach and success

J Burn Care Rehabil. 1988 Jan-Feb;9(1):69-71. doi: 10.1097/00004630-198801000-00017.


A brief, one-hour program aimed at grade school children combines human moderators, a robot, and cartoons to deliver the burn prevention message. Program efficacy was demonstrated by a pretest and posttest. Performance on the posttest improved with the age of the child.

MeSH terms

  • Accident Prevention*
  • Burns / prevention & control*
  • Child
  • Fires / prevention & control*
  • Florida
  • Health Education*
  • Humans