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Severe Bleeding Control Before Triage

What do you think – stop all severe bleeding before any additional patient triage? I think we will soon see a paradigm shift in active shooter response and patient triage systems- Stop all bleeding first BEFORE you start triage. START, SORT, SALT, etc are all going to be a thing of the past soon. #EMS […]


Stop the Bleed – Everyone Needs to Know How

Control of bleeding is a layperson skillĀ and in an incident with hundreds of victims, every able-bodied person needs to be able to apply direct pressure, improvise a tourniquet and apply a tourniquet. Read my full article on Rapid response: Triage mass shooter patients as treatable by lay people or medical professionals Stop the Bleed […]