The biggest kit in the world won't make a difference if it's sitting in camp while you're in the field. The Field Trauma with QuikClot is designed to be small enough to stash into a daypack while equipping you with the supplies and information to venture 1-2 days away from your base. A 25g QuikClot Sport dressing stops life-threatening bleeding fast, while the included bandages, dressings, and medication enables you to stabilize the fracture or sprain, and keep the patient comfortable while you make your way back to camp or await rescue. QuikClot is a chemically inert material in a mesh bag that speeds coagulation of blood, resulting in a stable clot that stops bleeding. Stops bleeding quicker than conventional methods and is safe to leave on wounds until more advanced medical help arrives.
Clean and Close Wounds, with the kits included antiseptic wipes and butterfly bandages for closing small wounds. Dress Bullet and Arrow Wounds with petrolatum gauze that promotes healing and doesn't adhere to deep puncture wounds. Manage Pain and Illnesses with the kits wide array of medications to treat pain, inflammation, and common allergies. Personal Protection is provided with the Nitrile examination gloves plus biohazard disposal bag. Provide Hospital-Quality Care with the kits Hospital-quality tools that set the standard for backcountry medical care. Stabilize Fractures and Sprains with wraps and bandages to immobilize fractures and provide support.
Kit comes with the Comprehensive Guide to Wilderness & Travel Medicine by Eric A. Weiss, M.D. The most up-to-date information on wilderness and travel medicine. Includes: "Weiss Advice" improvised techniques; "When to Worry" tips; 97 illustrations; recommended prescription medications; medical supplies for extended expeditions; and information on how to use the components of your Adventure Medical Kit. The Kit is ideal for hiking, backpacking, alpine, rock climbing, mountain and road biking, expeditions, adventure travel, hunting and fishing. The kit is encased in a durable nylon zippered bag with shoulder strap and measures 7 x 4.5 x 6 (17.8 x 11.4 x 15.24 cm), weighs 16 oz. (453.6 g) and is designed for groups of 1 to 4 people for a duration of 1 to 4 days.