Chest Seals vs Occlusive Dressings: What's the Difference?
Chest seals and occlusive dressings are used to treat deep cuts and puncture wounds in the chest, abdomen, and neck.
Hemostatic Agents - Quikclot vs Celox vs XGauze
Hemostatic agents help control bleeding by speeding up the body's own natural clotting process, learn about the best hemostatic agents available today.
How to Use Dermabond Surgical Skin Glue
Dermabond (2-octyl-cyanoacrylate) is one of the only surgical glues that is FDA approved for use on humans.
The Best Ways to Apply an Israeli Bandage
Israeli bandages are designed to quickly stop bleeding in emergency situations. Learn different ways of applying the Israeli bandage on different parts of the body and more.
GLUture Skin Glue – Combining Dermabond with Vetbond Surgical Glue
GLUture surgical skin glue is a cyanoacrylate glue that combines the properties of Dermabond and Vetbond. It can be used to seal cuts and stop bleeding.
How to Stop Bleeding
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.
How to Use Cyanoacrylate Surgical Skin Glues for First Aid
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.
How to Use Vetbond Tissue Adhesive
Vetbond surgical glue is marketed for use on animals, but as a tool in first aid it does everything from protecting small irritable cuts like torn cuticles to substituting for stitches in larger cuts where bleeding needs to be stopped quickly. Vetbond is indispensable in any first aid kit or cabinet.
RATS Tourniquet: Rapid Application Tourniquet System
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.
SOFT T Tourniquet vs CAT Tourniquet
SOFT T Wide and CAT tourniquets are two of the most prominent tourniquets on the market, and they have both been extensively tested in the field. We take you inside the CAT and SOFT T Wide to help you make the best purchase for your needs.
Surgi-Lock 2oc - A Dermabond Equivalent
Surgi-Lock 2oc is the veterinary equivalent of Dermabond surgical glue. Chemically it is exactly the same, but it is cheaper and comes in a reusable bottle.
The 3 Most Recommended Tourniquet Holders
Tourniquets need to be accessible so they can be deployed immediately when needed. Tourniquet holders keep your tourniquet within easy reach so you're always ready.