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I can answer questions on first aid. (Specifically treatment at time of injury.) Since first aid occurs at time of injury, post injury care and complications are frequently outside my expertise. Please keep in mind I am NOT a doctor. I cannot diagnose, recommend medications or confirm medication conflicts. Several people request information regarding a novel they are writing. This usually involves information that I cannot provide. Keep this in mind before asking. If I do not feel qualified to answer your question, I will certainly suggest you contact a more suitable 'expert'.


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Dave Hammond

What topics should a first aid kit cover? All aspects of keeping first aid skills and confidence current after training. New training and product technology.

Marcus LaBarbera

I am available to answer most questions related to: first aid, pre- hospital medicine, EMT and Paramedic questions, medical transport, critical care transport, ICU/CCU care, sedation, and medicine in general.

Craig Wormald

I can answer most questions about Emergency driving and different uses of equipment also Emergency care and transport using basic equipment for non basic situations.

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2015-02-19 poisoned?:

Hello Antonitsa,    Usually detergents like soap need to be in a sufficient quantity to do harm to you. If you had your tea with cream that may actually counter some of the harsh caustic base (if it was

2015-02-14 field transfusion kit:

Hello Giulia,    Yes, it would be possible. You would need a couple 500ml saline bags, IV tubing and a couple needles. I would advise a small amount of heparin in the collection bag as well so the blood

2015-02-05 Stab wound to the shoulder.:

Hello Joanna,    A stab wound could have a lot of potential for serious/ life threatening injuries but you're writing the story so you have the option of making it a lucky shot where no major blood vessels

2015-01-16 Garlic Facial Burn:

Hello,    Thank you for choosing all experts. General first aid for chemical burns involve keeping the injured area moisturized, avoiding inflamming the injury, and keeping it from getting infected.  Clean

2015-01-08 Facial cuts, field treatment?:

Hello Jaz,    The idea of professional, immediate medical care is more for aesthetics as far as the face is involved. 20 minutes of good direct pressure with a clean cloth will do wonders to stop bleeding

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