Learn Your Kit

OTAC Supports Stop the Bleed Campaign

Your Tourniquet.

SOF Tourniquet https://youtu.be/03ho2yCIKd0 ]

CAT Tourniquet https://youtu.be/IBgL35VHwlw ]

RATS Tourniquet https://youtu.be/MvhWfn8hDu8 ]

Your Hemostatic Agent.

NuStat Tactical Hemostatic Dressing [ https://youtu.be/NaJ0VKBHV18 ]

QuikClot Sponge [ https://youtu.be/lhCzzn8SRZo ]

All the Other Cool Stuff.

Hyfin Chest Seal North American Rescuehttps://youtu.be/1AZTrMraAiY ]

The Israeli Bandage [ https://youtu.be/S2_EU1T-o-g ]

Great Resources.

JSOM
Journal of Special Operations Medicine ]

U.S. ARMY INSTITUTE OF SURGICAL RESEARCH
http://www.usaisr.amedd.army.mil/default.html ]

Damage Control Resuscitation (DCR)
http://www.usaisr.amedd.army.mil/03_dcr.html ]

Some Knowledge.

STOP THE BLEED

https://www.otacgyr.com/pages/stop-the-bleed ]

Stop the Bleed with OTAC

Stop the Bleed Public Service Announcements

https://www.dhs.gov/stb-psas ]

Mass Casualty Incidents

[ http://www.quikclot.com/Public-Access ]

Mass casualty events — acts of terrorism, natural disasters, or intentional acts of violence – require certain preparedness and response. Using QuikClot® products in these situations can save lives by controlling bleeding.

Mass Casualty Incident Map

Since 1999, 91 mass casualty events have been recorded. These tragedies have resulted in the death of 3,487 individuals and injuries to nearly 7,000 more.14

Visual Aid for the RATS Tourniquet

RATS Tourniquet Visual Aid