LP Research Resources December 6, 2016

Emergency Medical Care: Treating an Open Fracture

When dealing with an open fracture, the first consideration is to control the bleeding, after which the site can be wrapped without cutting off circulation. Treating a patient and howto treat a splint and make the patient more comfortable with help from an emergency medical technician in this free video on treating open fractures.

 

 Expert: Rebecca Boutin Bio: Rebecca Boutin has worked for the city of Westfield, Mass. as an emergency medical technician, paramedic and firefighter since 1999. Filmmaker: Christian Munoz-Donoso