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Bleeding - Emergency Response



1Apply DIRECT PRESSURE to wound
2Apply a firm dressing
3Elevate and immobilise limb
4If bleeding continues, apply constrictive bandage over dressing
5Use an Arterial Tourniquet ONLY as a last resort if bleeding continues
6Treat for SHOCK: Lay Casualty down, Elevate legs
7Call Ambulance

IF UNCONSCIOUS: REVERT TO D.R.A.B.C. :
Danger
Response
Airway
Breathing
Circulation

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