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Austere Medicine

Austere management of Lower Back Pain (L…

Austere Medicine Collin

Austere management of Lower Back Pain:       Lower Back Pain can be difficult to treat, even with the luxuries of modern medicine. In an austere environment, proper diagnosis and treatment can prevent further injury and start the slow process back to recovery so you can get one of your fellow Emergency Action Members back on their feet. This is a quick little introduction that barely scrapes the surface, and is not to be taken as gospel. Acute Lower Back Pain...

Austere Medicine

When Do We Apply the TQ "High and T…

Austere Medicine Collin

      There is a lot of discussion on whether to place a tourniquet (TQ) "high and tight" on an arm or leg,  or place 2-3 inches above the wound, even if on the forearm or lower leg, sometimes called a  "double bone compartment. " There is also those who say a tourniquet can be on for 1 hour, or for 8+, so which is it?  The short answer is, it depends on the wound, who you are, and where...

Austere Medicine

Review:Tactical Suction Device (Video)

Austere Medicine Jay P.

Suction is often overlooked in field medical discussions. Here is the Tactical Suction Device by North American Rescue... https://youtu.be/TGYO84-DDc4

Austere Medicine

How to do a trauma assessment for preppe…

Austere Medicine Jay P.

[caption id="attachment_200" align="alignright" width="300"] TCCC with CAG[/caption] Naturally before we begin it needs to be said: CALL 911. However since we are a page dedicated to prepping and crisis management, it stands to reason that in this venue there is no 911 or 911 isn't coming. Either way YOU need to act.... Why start with trauma? Trauma is universal to every major catastrophe that's hit the US since 1776. Of course we support learning how to shoot and the myriad of...

The Training Desk

Prepper Basics

4 Reasons for Joining CAG

01 March, 2018 | Hits:8787

Why Join Crisis Application Group Crisis Application Group's message has always...

WMD/HazMat

FULL ARTICLE- North Korean Nuclear Attac…

19 February, 2018 | Hits:12171

NORTH KOREAN NUCLEAR ATTACK ON THE UNITED STATES A THREAT ANALYSIS  North Kore...

CAG Training

The Homesteading Tab

08 February, 2018 | Hits:3034

THE HOMESTEADING FUNCTIONAL AREA The Homesteading Functional Area is designed t...

CAG A-Teams

CAG "A"-Teams - 2018 Update

25 January, 2018 | Hits:10301

Emergency Detachment-Alphas, or "A" Teams The Core of CAGs competencies derived...

CAG Training

The Engineering Tab - 2018 Update

25 January, 2018 | Hits:3318

THE ENGINEERING FUNCTIONAL AREA The Engineering Functional Area is designed to ...

Communications

The Communications Tab - 2018 Update

24 January, 2018 | Hits:6024

THE COMMUNICATIONS FUNCTIONAL AREA The Communications Functional Area is design...