This individually sealed, single-use kit contains items essential for treatment of traumatic blood loss. It includes a SWAT-T (Stretch, Wrap and Tuck Tourniquet) Tourniquet, Pressure Dressing, Z-Fold Gauze, Mylar Emergency Blanket, 1 pair of Nitrile Gloves, 3 Antiseptic Towelettes, Trauma Shears, Black Marker, Instructions for Use, and the citizenAID Pocket Guide.
The kit package is notched for quick and easy access. Once inside, the components of this kit are sequentially numbered and follow the provided Instructions for Use to help individuals come to the aid of others.
The SWAT-T Tourniquet is a proven multi-function life saving first aid device and is designed to treat a variety of injuries. As a tourniquet, the user will wrap tightly, ensuring ovals/rectangles turn to circle/squares. It can also be used as an elastic bandage to secure ice to sprains/strains or for splinting. When the use of a tourniquet is not warranted, it can be used as a second pressure bandage. Finally, it can be used as an elastic bandage to secure ice for sprains/strains or for splinting. The SWAT-T Tourniquet is approved for use for both adults and children.
The Absorbent Wound Pressure Dressing is not made with natural rubber latex and spans 4″ x 2.5 yards when fully extended. This flexible cohesive bandage provides excellent fluid absorption
The sterile Z-Fold Gauze helps to maintain hemorrhage control as a packing and compression solution. it measures 4.5″ x 4.1 yards when unpacked.
They Mylar Emergency Blanket is a waterproof, reusable blanket designed to offset hypothermic reactions. Its reflective surface provides high visibility and reflects sun and heat for cooling in hot climates. The space-age design retains up to 90% of body heat.
The Nitrile Gloves, Trauma Scissors and Antiseptic Wipes help to treat the patient and protect the caregiver while the Black Marker, Instruction Card and citizenAID Pocket Guide help instruct and document timing of treatment.