First Aid/Experts

ExpertAverage RatingsExpertise

McEwen

Canada
Available
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'.

Storm

U.S.
Available
EMT-B. First Aid Instructor Trainer.

Mark Nichol

U.S.
Available
Any questions regarding life threatening crical care intervention in the prehospital setting.

Craig Wormald

U.S.
Available
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.

Marcus LaBarbera

U.S.
Available
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.

Dave Hammond

U.S.
Available
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.

Recent Answers

2014-10-14 Hole in Nail:

Hello Sandy,    I's sorry to say that I don't have a good option to make the bulb go away (your doctor may be a better one to ask about treatment for that). The injury looks like it isn't into the nail

2014-09-22 Nail Bed Injury:

Hello Amanda,    Yes, damage to the nail bed can be very painful. Polysporin and keep it covered is a good start. Nails grow back quite slowly but it will eventually heal. After a week you will have less

2014-08-08 Chunk of skin removed from first knuckle of thumb. Small portion of bone of cartilage visible.:

Hi Amelia;    Please accept my apology for the delay in responding as I was dealing with family matters.    In reference to your question, what you seeing and touching is mostly likely the tendons and

More Answers in Category First Aid


First Aid

All Answers


Answers by Expert:


Ask Experts

Volunteer


©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.