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How to make a Tourniquet

How to make a Tourniquet

Here is a short list of what we'd love for you to take away from this post:

  • A mindset shift  that Tourniquets are safe & effective
  • An understanding that Tourniquet application is NOT likely to lead to amputation of a limb *1
  • Tourniquets should be considered a First Resort  (not a last resort) for life threatening extremity bleeds