​”Combat Gauze and CAT are Safe and Effective”

Screenshot_20171004-143008CAT​QuikClot combat gauze and CAT [Combat Application Tourniquets] are safe and effective adjuncts for hemorrhage control in the rural civilian trauma across awide range of injury patterns. In a rural civilian population including women, children, and elderly patients with medical comorbidities, these devices are associated with minimal morbidity beyond that of the original injury. (J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016;81: 441–444. Copyright © 2016 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.)

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