A selection of useful links for trauma skills
Trauma skills resources
Links to key resources
Official guide to applying pelvic binder from SAM Pelvic sling here.
Key point is to keep it over the greater trochanters
However St Emlyn’s probably has the best summary, in this article they also share this video on how I was taught to secure my tubes. Also a good summary of where we are heading (likely smaller, medical-style pigtail catheters).
A 2 minute Youtube video on how to suture a non-visible bleeding vessel using figure of eight technique. This is the easiest to undertake and the most common for the annoying little bleeding points you might come across. A couple of other techniques are discussed here.
FAST ultrasound scanning
If you have 5 minutes watch this video