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post #9 of Old 10-31-2012
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Re: Medicine at Sea advice

A couple of items that might not be considered.

Sanitary napkins are great for bandaging wounds.

Vet wrap can be used for splinting, bandaging etc..

I will second the comments about advanced / wilderness first aid. Standard first aid is based on stabilizing and calling 911, who will be there in 10 minutes. That is unlikely even in coastal cruising.

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