Tourniquets and haemostatic dressings – new guidelines.

Tourniquets and haemostatic dressings Under new guidelines from the Resuscitation Council (UK) Guidelines Haemostatic dressings and tourniquets are to be used when direct pressure cannot control severe bleeding. The treatment for catastrophic bleeding has changed – Tourniquets and haemostatic dressings are now to be used. Elevation and indirect pressure have been removed due to a … Continue reading Tourniquets and haemostatic dressings – new guidelines.