‘Stop the Bleed’ seminar offers training for use of tourniquets

March 31 is national “Stop the Bleed” Day.

Up to 20 percent of trauma deaths could be prevented each year with quick bleeding control, sometimes with the use of tourniquets.

Doctor Walter Biffl, the Trauma Medical Director at Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla, joined KUSI with more.

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