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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

Xstat- Intrinsic vs Extrinsic Pressure D…

Austere Medicine Jay P.

{youtube}RgEO-sRwdAs{/youtube} If the video fails to load, Click here to watch Medical Concepts: Intrisic vs. extrinsic pressure.  Synopsis: In this video we show you the difference between the two concepts of pressure using a Gen 7 CAT tourniquet, and the X-Stat trauma syringe.... ‪#‎TjackSurvival‬ ‪#‎CrisisApplicationGroup‬ North American Rescue  Crisis Application Group Ready-Sure-Secure www.CAGmain.com ‪#‎Survival‬ ‪#‎AustereMedicine‬ ‪#‎IFAK‬ ‪#‎CombatProven‬ ‪#‎RevMedX‬ ‪#‎NorthAmericanRescue  

Austere Medicine

Every Day Carry (EDC) Tourniquets: What …

Austere Medicine Collin

"Medical and trauma emergencies are the most likely crisis that you and your family will face in any emergency. If we look at the all the recent catastrophes faced by our great nation one thing stands out as the most experienced event; TRAUMA. It doesn't matter if it’s a chainsaw accident, tornado or a gunshot wound. Life happens and you need to have the right gear. "   A firearm is the first object that comes to mind when an EDC...

Austere Medicine

Knock-off medical supplies: Is saving yo…

Austere Medicine Collin

This warning fully understands that many who seek self sufficiency are not made of money and may be on a fixed income. It's always nice to get a deal on something by finding it online for cheaper, but when does the expression "You get what you pay for" come into play? When does quality become priority over price?  Medical Supplies should be that line in the sand. In  CATS eat RATS: Tourniquet Comparison Article we addressed the difference between tried...

The Training Desk

Prepper Basics

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Prepper Basics

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WMD/HazMat

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WMD/HazMat

North Korean Nuclear Attack on The Unite…

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

CAG Training

The Homesteading Tab

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CAG A-Teams

CAG "A"-Teams - 2018 Update

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