How to Apply a Tourniquet?

Answer If there is ever an emergency, one way to be ready to help any wounded person or animal is to know the proper way to apply a tourniquet to a wound and, more importantly, when. It should only be use... Read More »

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What's the best cloth for a tourniquet?

Muslin bandage is by far the best material to use......................

How to Tie a Tourniquet for Blood Work?

A tourniquet used for venipuncture restricts blood flow. The tourniquet causes a vein to swell, which makes the vein easily accessible for blood drawing. It's important when using a tourniquet to n... Read More »

How Do You Tie a Tourniquet It's an Emergency! Need to Know Fast!?

The problem with tourniquets is that if you don't go to a doctor you will lose the limb. They will have to amputate it. It used to be that simply applying a tourniquet to stop bleeding meant your... Read More »

Would a Sham-Wow make a good tourniquet?

And a good lap sponge in surgery!((((ZILLA))))