How to use a CPR pocket mask for rescue breaths when patient is unresponsive - (30 compressions, 2 rescue breathes, repeat until patient wakes up, or is breathing regularly on their own, or until help arrives):
How to use a CPR Face Shield to give rescue breaths.
Zoll AED Demonstration 1
Zoll AED Demonstration 2
Using Zoll Pediatric Pads for children < 8 years and < 55 pounds (25 kg). Never use pediatric pads on an adult. you may use adult pads on a child if pediatric pads are not available.
For Massive Bleeding -- Opening and using compressed gauze
If wound is deep - you will need to pack your regular or hemostatic gauze into the wound, aiming for the source of the bleeding, and pack to the bone if possible - constantly holding pressure - until no more gauze will fit. then compress and wrap. Continue to hold pressure if possible until help arrives. Caution: Understand this is a mannequin and the blood is not real.
More Wound Packing with gauze using Phokus Research Wound Cube
Heavy, spurting, non-stop bleeding on limbs, use tourniquet SofTT-W Gen 4 Application demonstration:
Tac Med Australia Perspective of the SofTT-W Gen 4
Any Penetrating chest/torso wound can lead to a tension pneumothorax, and why a sealing the chest is so important.
Chest/torso penetrating wound - how to apply a chest seal
How to use petrolatum gauze and tape as a chest seal for chest/torso wounds.
The Oleas Modular Bandage - Basic Instructions
The Olaes Modular Bandage: Applying the occlusive layer to treat a chest injury:
If victim is breathing and conscious, let them sit or lie down, whichever makes them feel better. If a victim is unconscious, place them in the recovery Position to keep airway clear while waiting for help to arrive - cover with blanket to aid against shock
All About the LIFEVAC de-choking device when traditional protocol fails
If you need futher information about how to use our products, do not hesitate to contact our office at 888-223-1783, and we'll try to help. While we encourage bystanders to step in when possible, and there is no time to wait for help, we highly recommend taking a course to be fully trained in CPR and bleeding control. You got this!