Applying an elevation sling is done for immobilising an arm with a serious bleed to restrict movement and elevate the arm to reduce bleeding.
Delivering First Aid for a serious bleed is initially carried out with direct pressure and the use of a pressure bandage.
Delivering First Aid for an Embedded objects in the body is a process that requires you to stabilise the object to prevent further injury.
Haemostatic dressings and powders are an ideal way of controlling a catastrophic bleed on a patient. These are available on our First Aid Equipment online store.
Celox has a training version of their Celox Gauze that can be used to train students how to pack a wound correctly with Celox. You can buy this at our First Aid Equipment store.
Commercial Tourniquets are available in different designs but they all do the same job, stop a catastrophic bleed on a limb.
Critical Injury first aid kit to treat a catastrophic bleed on a patient. it includes a tourniquet, trauma dressings, Haemostatic dressings and other items to treat catastrophic bleeds.
The STAT tourniquet is a simple quick to apply tourniquet to treat catastrophic bleeding on a patients limb.
Trauma dressings are highly adsorbent dressings for dealing with serious and catastrophic bleeds on a patient.