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Treating wounds, pt 7 Control bleeding (Treating specific wounds)

Some injuries require more specific measures and don't allow for some types of dressings. I'll cover these here. If I forget one, or don't cover an injury type you'd like to know about, post and ...

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Treating wounds, pt 7 Control bleeding (Basic dressings and tourniquets)

Opening an airway and restoring breathing actually comes before controlling bleeding, but maintaing airways and rescue breathing are very difficult to explain well in print and are more easily ...

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here some training dvds

found these on a gun site for training dvds i found them priced very well as a packaged deal from what i have seen at places like cabellas which where priced about 60 bucks apiece ...

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The Liberal response to Runs 6 part Field emergency training

There is another option that you all have as opposed to reading and familiarizing yourself with Runaways excellent 6 part post.. heck you don't even have to read them... here's what ya do.. ...

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Treating wounds, pt 6 Evaluating a casualty (step 5-8)

5- Checking for shock. Shock means there is inadequate blood going to the tissues and organs. There a quite a few different symptoms to look for These include: Sweaty but cool skin (clammy ...

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Treating wounds, pt 5 Evaluating a casualty (step 4)

4- Check for bleeding. There are a few types of bleeding, but really only four that we're concerned with. Arterial- Arterial blood is the blood that has been oxygenated and is on its way to ...

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Treating wounds, pt 4 Evaluating a casualty (step 3)

3- Check for a pulse. Checking for a pulse is a very easy thing to do, and is very easy to practice on yourself. There are a few areas you can check for, and they can let you know approximate ...

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Treating wounds, pt 3 Evaluating a casualty (Steps 1 and 2)

Medicine is always advancing, and that includes field medicine. The steps I'm going to discuss are basic steps, something anybody can do. I could go through and research the stats of how many ...

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Treating wounds, pt. 2, Casualty Evacuation

CASEVAC (Casualty Evacuation), differs from MEDEVAC (Medical Evacuation) in that a casevac is done using nonstandard means. This is really nothing more than a technicality and you won't be thrown ...

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Treating wounds

I was on a medic kick for most of 2003, learning everything I could about tactical medicine and treating battlefield wounds. I suppose that's a natural progression when you've done about as much ...

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Simple and Effective

Here's a solution to all the controversy over full-body scanners at the airports. Have a booth that you can step into that will not X- ray you, but will detonate any explosive device you may have ...

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read this on ohio ccw site rob pincus

the site is http://www.blackwingsc.com/cfsaph052010.htm rob pincus is going to be in ohio in may for classes may 7 .8 and 9th delaware ohio is about 40 miles north of columbus ohio on rt 23

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I believe he is my second cousin, God rest his soul and god bless!

James Layton is the grandson of our cousin Winn Layton. He was killed in Afghanistan a week ago. Carol -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- From: Gary ...

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Mumbai Attack Reconstruction

I recently completed a report for a client reconstructing the 2008 Mumbai Attack. I thought you may like to take a look at the unclassified version. You can read the report in its entirety ...

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your ZERO,25 yds,50 yds,meters

what range do you typically set your rifle up for? and i am talking your rifle,i have always measured in meters myself when shooting and consider 200 meters to be POA-POI,so i hold low at 100 ...

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Remember to always clear your weapon.

Well I just was told a good freind of mine that has been around guns all his life had a mishap with his pistol. So here it goes the way he told me.

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BE CAREFUL WHERE YOU KEEP YOUR GUN!!!

I just read a MISHAP report about a military member who was off duty on leave at his parents house. when he reached into a drawer something (other crap in the drawer) caused his fathers pistol to ...

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Old, But worth posting again.

AN ACTUAL CRAIG'S LIST PERSONALS AD To the Guy Who Tried to Mug Me in Downtown Savannah night before last. Date: 2009-05-27, 1 :43 a.m. E.S.T. I was the guy wearing the black Burberry jacket ...

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Pistols calibers for self defense - It's a training issue

Hello all. I'm new here and wanted to post some information I've been putting together on pistol gunfighting (specifically ballistics). Hope you find it interesting. Anytime you’re in a fight, ...

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Human Demolition

To win in violence you must break things inside the man. While the truth about violence is simple enough, the process to get that result becomes quickly complicated when you can't see clear to the ...

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TWO WEEKS OF HELL..!!! F--K ME

ANYBODY SEE THE DISCOVERY CHANNEL LAST NITE..?? TWO HOUR SPECIAL ABOUT ARMY GREEN BERET SELECTION PROCESS....MAN LIKE THEY SAY " YOU GOTTA WANNA."..

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Scotland Yard Warns London of Possible Mumbai-Style Attack

They expect an attack early next year. They're warning shop keepers and visitors of the danger but not doing the most obvious thing needed to limit any damage and casualties; fine or imprison ...

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check this out

PRESS RELEASE Jefferson County Sheriff's Office P.O. Box 100 - Hillsboro, MO 63050 Oliver "Glenn" Boyer, Sheriff www.jcsd.org Sheriff Oliver "Glenn" Boyer reports that on 9-18-09, Sheriff's ...

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FAVORITE OUTDOOR TARGET..?

Slow news day, so for all of us that don't have an in door shooting range, I was wondering what everybody used as out door targets.. here in South Carolina we like your standard WATERMELON

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Zombie Kit

Allright here's the scenario; The zombies are coming,you have 10 minutes to get your gear together and 10 miles to drive to your local stadium and Rally with the other locals to fend off the ...

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Mobilizing to Iraq.....How was it for you??

I am headed to Iraq in Feb. I was wondering if anybody else has been and if they would give me their thoughts on the "Sand Box"

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link to targets and range setups

Here is a link to a lot of good information on the how-to's of making target stands,poppers,IPSC style targets,etc. http://www.parmarng.org/freeidaho/AlSkDjFhG/index.html

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Ever Shoot With Your Weak Hand?

I started doing this last weekend for practice. A little strange, but still shot decent!

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A Very Good Condition Yellow/Orange Reminder...........

for those who carry concealed and are concerned with home defense: "Today is definitely NOT a good day to die............. Tomorrow doesn't look good either." seen on a ...

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