- - gauze;
- - bandage;
- - wool;
- - harness.
Capillary bleeding occurs only with superficial wounds, blood is released from the wound drops.Since the blood loss during such minor injury, blood easily stop using overlay clean gauze bandage, previously treated with hydrogen peroxide.On top, place a layer of gauze and cotton bandage bandage.If the hand does not have a bandage and gauze bandage the bleeding place a clean handkerchief.Do not use fluffy material, as it is fraught with an infected wound (for the same reason Do not apply to open wool damage).
a deeper injuries (stab
most dangerous of all types of bleeding - blood, it occurs when the deep puncture wounds and chopped.Arterial blood is bright red and spurts under great pressure, causing bleeding can occur completely affected.Stop the flow of blood to the injured site by clamping the artery finger just above the injury site.But this measure is temporary.Tighten the artery until until you are ready and do not apply a pressure bandage.In some cases it is necessary to impose a tourniquet.
If the hand was no harness, you can use a scarf, tie, handkerchief or suspenders.Apply a makeshift tourniquet immediately after the injury slightly higher bleeding.Place a tourniquet cover with a layer of gauze to prevent nerve damage or skin.Properly tied a tourniquet completely stops blood flow to the injured limb, however, do not leave it for more than two hours, as the death of a limb may occur.
When bleeding of the most important human arteries - carotid - immediately squeeze the wound with your fingers or fist.Then tamp the wound with plenty of sterile gauze.This method stops the blood called swabbing.After bandaging bleeding places wait for arrival of an ambulance or transport to a medical facility.