The Stop the Bleed program will provide the kits, valued at $1,000, to selected applicants as part of the National Stop the Bleed Day campaign
CADIZ — Hundreds of local students are now able to administer emergency first aid to those in dire straits thanks to a new seminar conducted by Wheeling Hospi
Trauma is a major cause of death for all ages, and the most common injuries leading to death are traumatic brain injury and uncontrolled hemorrhage, says a study published by the International Journal of the Care of the Injured, Trends in 1029 trauma deaths at a level 1 trauma center. Another study published by PubMed.gov, Mortality from isolated civilian penetrating extremity injury, estimated that 57 percent of civilian deaths from hemorrhage could have been prevented with adequate hemorrhage control. If the hemorrhage isn’t stopped, a . . .
SPRINGFIELD — Schools in Illinois are receiving emergency materials to stop victim bleeding in case of serious accident or incident.