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Synonyms for tourniquet

bandage that stops the flow of blood from an artery by applying pressure

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There are certain ways you have to release a hair tourniquet in order not to nick a nerve.
However, we do recommend removing the tourniquet from its plastic bag for faster access and employment.
The CAT tourniquet relies on a velcro armband, a hard plastic windlass, and a hard plastic catch for the windlass bar.
We hypothesised that combining tourniquet test with percussion test (Tinel's Test) increases the specificity and sensitivity of diagnosis of carpal tunnel.
Under the terms of the multi-year partnership, the companies will deliver a superior tourniquet on the market to the country's leading provider of first aid training.
Material and Methods: One hundred and sixty cases of undetermined fever of two to seven days duration were enrolled by non-probability convenience sampling to determine the accuracy of tourniquet test.
A tight tourniquet can easily result in loss of a limb.
Byline: victim, applied a tourniquet SARAH VESTY s.
Hair-thread tourniquet syndrome is an emergency condition rarely encountered since its first description, and it may be potentially dangerous unless treated.
Hair-thread tourniquet syndrome is a rare but dangerous disorder if early treatment is not provided.
Tourniquet use in the military services today incorporates 4 key lessons learned over the last 14 years of war.
4(HES) solution on Ischemia/Reperfusion (I/R) injury in patients undergoing knee arthroscopy operations with spinal anesthesia using a tourniquet.
Hair-thread tourniquet syndrome is a rare disorder characterized by the encircling of an appendage by a hair or thread.
experience has demonstrated the benefit and safety of using a proper tourniquet to control extremity hemorrhage and the value of deploying tourniquets use of tourniquets should expand beyond the civilian caregiver to all public safety responders.
Between April 2012 and December 2014, at Peking University First Hospital, Beijing, China, the folding sutures following tourniquet binding procedure was performed on 12 women with placenta previa combined with placenta increta (7 of them with placenta percreta) [Table 1].