Pediatric blast injuries

Pediatric blast injuries are injuries sustained by children twelve under twelve years of age. Typically, after a bomb or blast explosion a lot of emergency health care responders have little or no experience in handling critical pediatric patients. Although the general principles of emergency medical procedures apply in treating most explosive blast victims, there are …

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First Aid for Wounds

Quick thinking, confidence in your abilities and first aid know-how can make a big difference in emergency situations, especially if those situations involve someone important to you. Every second counts during emergencies as things can become serious fast. For example, wounds can result in heavy blood loss that might become fatal so it’s important to …

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