How to Use a Tourniquet
In this video, Dr. Lenworth Jacobs walks you through how to apply a tourniquet on a bleeding victim. Lenworth M. Jacobs, MD, MPH, FACS, is a trauma surgeon and Chair of the Hartford Consensus, a committee that aims to create a protocol for national policy to enhance survivability from active shooter and intentional mass casualty events.
This brief video produced by the Hartford Consensus provides an overview of recommended response and bleeding control protocol in the event of a mass casualty event. The video, in conjunction with other training materials, can be useful as an introduction or refresher to bleeding control training.