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​6 Medical Products Every Gun Owner Needs

​6 Medical Products Every Gun Owner Needs

Posted by Rescue Essentials on 02 09 2018

While it may seem obvious, getting shot is serious. Bleeding to death from arterial hemorrhage happens in minutes, but is also one of the most preventable causes of death by traumatic injury. If you o … read more
Two first aid products every CCW citizen should have

Two first aid products every CCW citizen should have

Posted by Rescue Essentials on 01 02 2018

Tactical medical products are improving constantly - if you're going to carry, there are a few more things you should keep close. There are so many reasons to thank our veterans. One of the less … read more
Femoral Traction: Evolution, Engineering and Systems

Femoral Traction: Evolution, Engineering and Systems

Posted by Rescue Essentials on 12 12 2017

FEMORAL TRACTION: EVOLUTION, ENGINEERING, AND SYSTEMSFemoral traction: Evolution, engineering, and systemsSince Dr. Hugh Owen Thomas (1834-1891) and his “Thomas Splint,” the topic of femoral traction … read more
Stop the Bleed: Lessons from Las Vegas

Stop the Bleed: Lessons from Las Vegas

Posted by Rescue Essentials on 10 24 2017

The recent mass casualty event in Las Vegas has implications for regular citizens.Many stories have emerged from Las Vegas of bystanders taking courageous and life saving action to help those around t … read more