Purpose designed tourniquets (for major haemorrhage control) have historically been excessively expensive and are thus not as widely available as they should be… Until now…
Product Code: REF:CC.R.TOUR
Regardless of the mechanism of injury, haemorrhage is the leading cause of death following trauma. Injury – induced haemorrhage accounts for the largest proportion of mortality within the first hour of trauma care. It claims more lives than any other injury – induced pathology within the first 48 hours of care.
Following numerous large military campaigns, it is now widely accepted that the rapid application of a tourniquet to a limb for uncontrolled arterial haemorrhaging can dramatically influence the outcome.
|18 × 8,5 × 3,5 cm