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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

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...

Austere Medicine

Review: Gen 7 CAT Tourniquet (Video)

Austere Medicine Jay P.

The Combat Application Tourniquet was initially fielded by USSOCOM in 2004 then fast followed by conventional forces in 2005. In the early years of the Global War on Terrorism (GWOT) and prior to the implementation of modern prefabricated tourniquets, the death rate from extremity exsanguination was 23.3 deaths annually. After full implementation, this number was reduced to 3.5 deaths per year, an 85% decrease in mortality. In 2005 the Combat Application Tourniquet was selected as one of the Army’s top...

Austere Medicine

Wound Packing

Austere Medicine Jay P.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2KHaXzwdyes&w=560&h=315 Great video from the pros over at www.TacMedSolutions.com. Hop on over to their YouTube channel and give them a like! Uploaded on Oct 23, 2007 Visit our educational blog at www.tacmedsolutions.com for more information.

The Training Desk

Prepper Basics

4 Reasons for Joining CAG

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WMD/HazMat

FULL ARTICLE- North Korean Nuclear Attac…

19 February, 2018 | Hits:7769

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

CAG Training

The Homesteading Tab

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

CAG A-Teams

CAG "A"-Teams - 2018 Update

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

CAG Training

The Engineering Tab - 2018 Update

25 January, 2018 | Hits:1934

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

Communications

The Communications Tab - 2018 Update

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