Author(s): Nitasha Sharma

Email(s): nitasha.sharma@galgotiasuniversity.edu.in

DOI: 10.5958/2454-2660.2020.00118.0   

Address: Nitasha Sharma*
Assistant Professor, School of Nursing, Galgotias University, Greater Noida.
*Corresponding Author

Published In:   Volume - 8,      Issue - 4,     Year - 2020


ABSTRACT:
Toasted skin syndrome is other name for Erythema ab igne, it is the condition which is caused by prolonged and repeated use of laptop on the lap, laptops are made to make life more convenient to keep information just a click away, but this has resulted in some negative impacts which can result in health issues. Thus public have to be very conscious while using laptops, make use of gadgets but cautiously.


Cite this article:
Nitasha Sharma. Laptop Thigh Syndrome. Int. J. Nur. Edu. and Research. 2020; 8(4):532-534. doi: 10.5958/2454-2660.2020.00118.0


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