New Bleed Control

Discussions of the best (or worst) equipment to have on hand for use in the event of an injury during an emergency.

Moderator: ZS Global Moderators

Post Reply
User avatar
aikorob
* * *
Posts: 499
Joined: Fri Oct 11, 2013 9:28 pm

New Bleed Control

Post by aikorob » Sat Dec 26, 2020 10:05 am

I hate to advocate drugs, alcohol, violence, or insanity to anyone, but they’ve always worked for me.

User avatar
VXMerlinXV
* * *
Posts: 429
Joined: Fri Sep 12, 2008 7:51 pm
Location: SEPA

Re: New Bleed Control

Post by VXMerlinXV » Sat Dec 26, 2020 4:22 pm

It’s good for precisely what it’s good for, but not for general bleeding control. For normal austere care, I might keep 1-2 on the house or truck level. For penetrating heavy environments, I’d probably keep one in my ruck.
My posts are my opinion, and do not reflect the standing or policy of any group I may be associated with. Nothing typed here should be considered medical advice, or permission from myself or any governing body to perform medical intervention. If this is a medical emergency, please get off your computer and dial the appropriate local response number.

Post Reply

Return to “First Aid”