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Austere Medicine

CAT's eat RAT's: Tourniquet Comparisons

Austere Medicine Collin

We have come a long way in trauma medicine since the days of "Use a tourniquet only as a last resort." We now know it can be on for hours before it even begin to damage the patient, and now tourniquets are often times your first intervention in tactical medicine A Guide to avoid gimmicks in the world of Tactical and Austere Medicine:   We have come a long way in trauma medicine since the days of "Use a tourniquet only...

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

LiveFire Care Under Fire (Video)

Austere Medicine Jay P.

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gRmpnnmmZmo&w=960&h=720] LiveFire CareunderFire www.CAGmain.com In this video one of our students runs the Live Fire Care under Fire drill here at CAGmain. Its a chance for them to apply both basics courses (TCCC and Intro to Pistol) under timed pressure in a controlled environment. This past week end we ran 7 students total, and only 1 passed in time. This clip runs just over the 5 minute pass mark, but he will get another chance to try in Jan. Each...

Austere Medicine

Where are the Doctors?

Austere Medicine Collin

The Scary Reality of Casualty Evacuation to a higher level of care: You see it on Medical Survival and S.H.T.F. blogs often; Preppers with little to no medical knowledge or experience asking how to cut holes in peoples necks to breathe for them, push antibiotics and intravenous fluids they don't know about, and throw in a chest tube by cutting a hole in their thoracic cavity. What if a wrong intervention is performed, or the right one but the wrong time...

The Training Desk

Prepper Basics

4 Reasons for Joining CAG

01 March, 2018 | Hits:8302

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

WMD/HazMat

FULL ARTICLE- North Korean Nuclear Attac…

19 February, 2018 | Hits:11557

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

CAG Training

The Homesteading Tab

08 February, 2018 | Hits:2759

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

CAG A-Teams

CAG "A"-Teams - 2018 Update

25 January, 2018 | Hits:9711

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

CAG Training

The Engineering Tab - 2018 Update

25 January, 2018 | Hits:3018

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

Communications

The Communications Tab - 2018 Update

24 January, 2018 | Hits:5482

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