How to stop bleeding

Basic instructions on how to stop bleeding.

Dial 112 if necessary!

1.Stop the bleeding by applying direct pressure over the wound with fingers or with hand.

2.Lay the severely bleeding casualty immediately down.

3.If bandages are at hand, apply a pressure bandage over the wound.

4.Severe bleeding may lead to shock, a critical condition, caused by disturbaces in the circulation.

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