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How to Treat a Bleeding Arm
Stop the bleeding!
Determine the need for a doctor
Remove foreign debris
Sterilize the wound
Apply a dressing and bandage to the
STEPS TO STOP SEVERE BLEEDING
2.Remove any debris
3.Apply pressure steadily
4.Apply firm pressure directly to the
wound until the bleeding stops
5.Look for seepage from the wound.
6.Monitor the breathing.
bleeding open wound in the head , neck,
arm, or leg should be raised above heart
level and direct pressure continued.
- refers to an area
on the human body
that may produce
significant pain or
other effects when
manipulated in a
• bleeding that can't be seen
on the outside of the body,
medical personnel tend to
use terms that describe
more precisely where
inside the body the
bleeding is found.
• Signs of Internal Bleeding:
-vomited or coughed-up
-blood in the urine or
If the person is unconcious, vomiting, or
bleeding from the mouth, place the person
on her/his side to prevent choking.
2. Keep the person comfortably warm.
3. DO NOT let the person eat or drink.
4. Get medical help immediately.