In hot water

PUBLISHED : Friday, 30 April, 2010, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 30 April, 2010, 12:00am

Apr 4 Baby transferred from Yan Chai Hospital to paediatric intensive care unit of Princess Margaret Hospital due to respiratory distress

Apr 8 Baby has no skin abnormality except mild redness in the buttocks

Apr 9 Baby has recovered well. Home leave planned for that day

Apr 9, 7.20 am Baby's body rinsed for about two to three minutes and feet washed for about a minute. Nurse does not use her elbow to test the water temperature before putting the baby into a basin.

Apr 9, 7.45 am Nurse discovers baby scalded

Apr 9, 9.40 am Parents informed after two doctors attend to baby

Apr 9, 4.37 pm Baby transferred to the burns team at Queen Mary Hospital for further treatment


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