As a first responder, part of the job is taking vitals and assessing the situation. In order to make the job easier, Re Factor Tactical makes a 2 inch wide cloth trauma tape printed with slots for writing in vital signs and notes.
Littman stethoscopes are essential diagnostic tools in medicine, but the model you need depends on your occupation and budget. We compare models like the Lightweight II SE, Classic III, Cardiology IV, and Master Cardiology to help you choose the best Littmann stethoscope for your needs.
Each full-sized multi tool is still centered on the characteristic Leatherman knife and pliers design, but they have different peripheral tools to accommodate users with different lifestyles and needs.
Electric scooters can help limited-mobility adults reclaim parts of their lives that once seemed unreachable. We chose our favorite electric mobility scooters based on their superior range, comfort, ease of use, and customer support.
Find the CPR dummy that's right to train your class with this in-depth buying guide for every type of dummy.
According to the American Red Cross, improved training and access to automated external defibrillators (AEDs) could save 50,000 lives each year. We compare the best defibrillators for sale so that you can buy the one that fits your needs.
Chest seals and occlusive dressings are used to treat deep cuts and puncture wounds in the chest, abdomen, and neck.
Tourniquets are used to stop uncontrollable bleeding in the arms or legs. If a major artery gets severed you can bleed out in less than a minute, so speed is everything.
Learn how to treat, step by step, different types of burns, such as: thermal, chemical and electrical burns.
Did you know that hemostatic agents speed up the natural blood clotting process? Learn about hemostatic agents and other first aid items you can use to stop bleeding.
Surgical glues can be used as easy, do-it-yourself stitches. Learn everything you need to know about surgical or skin glues in this article.
A comprehensive article with recommendations for building your own personalized Individual First Aid Kit (IFAK) that is useful on a daily basis, not just during emergencies.
For those with disabilities, freedom, or lack thereof, can be life changing. For disabilities that prevent the use of manual wheelchairs, electric wheelchairs can offer a solution to get you back out and about.
Whether you work in a hospital, in an ambulance, or on the battlefield, a good pair of trauma shears is an essential part of your equipment.
The RATS tourniquet uses elastic strength to stop blood flow instead of the windlass system, used by other models like the SOFT T Wide and CAT.
The Victorinox Swiss Army Knife is one of the oldest and best known multi tools, but the American-made Leatherman Wave is gaining popularity in leaps and bounds.
GLUture surgical skin glue combines 60% Dermabond with 40% Vetbond, and as other skin glues, work best on thin cuts with smooth edges.
During a hurricane, anything can happen, but rescue efforts are usually only days away. A few simple items can help rescuers locate you and keep you alive until they arrive.
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