Tag Archives: control of bleeding and gunshot victim

Bleeding Control Workshop – Karachi – Dec 19

Injury results from a wide variety of causes including accidents or intentional harm and in a wide variety of locations, such as: Falls from greater heights Significant blows to the body Motor vehicle/bite crashes Slicing or stabbing from sharp objects Firearm shootings Explosions … Continue reading

Posted in First Aid CPR and AED | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bleeding Control Course

According to the CDC, traumatic injury is one of the leading causes of death for people under 50 years of age (in the U.S). A large portion of those deaths are from severe bleeding – the most treatable cause of death due to … Continue reading

Posted in Advanced First Aid | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bleeding Control Kits

Injury results from a wide variety of causes, including accidents or intentional harm, and in a wide variety of locations, such as your home or workplace. It is important that as many people as possible survive their injuries if they sustain trauma. Uncontrolled bleeding is … Continue reading

Posted in Advanced First Aid | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Personal Safety – Stop the Bleed

Blood vessels are present throughout the body. Bleeding occurs when tissues are damaged. Heavy bleeding is likely if a major blood vessel is damaged. Bleeding reduces the oxygen-carrying capacity of blood. If heavy or uncontrolled, bleeding can quickly become life … Continue reading

Posted in Advanced First Aid | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Stop the Bleed – Introduction

In the wake of a traumatic event, uncontrolled bleeding is one of the most frequent causes of death. A person can bleed to death in less than five minutes, which makes it difficult for emergency medical responders to arrive fast enough … Continue reading

Posted in Advanced First Aid | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Advanced Bleeding Control Course

According to the CDC traumatic injury is one of the leading causes of death for people under 50 years of age (in the U.S). A large portion of those deaths are from severe bleeding – the most treatable cause of death due to … Continue reading

Posted in Advanced First Aid | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bite the Bullet

Respected All, Safe practices at work, home, and play can prevent many injuries, illnesses, and deaths. However, once injury or sudden illness has occurred, effective first aid can make the difference between a rapid or prolonged recovery, a temporary or … Continue reading

Posted in First Aid CPR and AED | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment