How often have you cut yourself while shaving? Hurt your finger with scissors while doing your projects, or your finger starts to bleed while cutting your vegetables, and scrapping your knee at the park has now become such a fond memory for us. But do you remember how your first instinct was to get a… Continue reading SeraSeal™ – The Perfect Addition To Your First Aid Kit
Sports Injuries & the Playground Imagine you are a football coach and one of your players scraps his knee and is bleeding. You notice this, and you see that the bleeding is not stopping. What would you do? This is where a world-class primary hemostatic agent can be your partner in bleeding crises and help… Continue reading Ensure your victory with SeraSeal™ – Don’t let bleeding stop you.
Worldwide, 234 million approximate major surgical procedures are performed annually, as stated in the Journal of Surgical Research. Surgical procedures are associated with the risk of various complications that can affect the patient’s health and increase the health care costs and hospital stay. These complications may include infections, extensive blood loss (blood transfusion), etc. According… Continue reading Reduce surgery time and save millions of lives
Hemophilia: A bandage is not enough! Blood consists of 7% of the human’s weight. It might be only 7%, but it plays a very important role. Losing more than 40% of your blood can be fatal. And significant blood loss can occur due to major traumas, accidents, or surgical failures. Now imagine losing so much… Continue reading A bandage is not enough!
As we all know, haemophilia is a rare genetic blood disorder; the person might even lose his life due to blood loss. According to the data summarized by the National Library of Medicine, shows that India has the second-highest number of haemophilia A patients. The estimated number of patients could be around 50,000, and the… Continue reading Bleeding to death can occur in just 5 mins if…….
1.2 million people lose their lives worldwide in road traffic accidents each year. According to the Emergency Medical Service (EMS) data registry, 10% -15% of road accident victims die on their way to the hospital. They also added that the leading cause of death is neurological injury and blood loss in polytrauma patients. 50 million… Continue reading Drones- The future ‘remote’ blood saviors
Bystanders Can Be Heroes: Learn How to Stop Bleeding In this blog, you would learn how to stop bleeding as a bystander and save lives. Imagine it is a busy Monday, and you are walking to the bus stand when you spot a man lying in a pool of blood? You see that he has… Continue reading Bystanders Can Be Heroes: Learn How to Stop Bleeding
70% of your body is water, whereas blarticle in Business Linesood consists of 10% of the adult’s weight. And this 10% plays a crucial role during an accident or trauma. A successful blood transfusion can be the thin line separating life and death. First-hand responders have saved millions of lives with blood transfusion. Therefore, it… Continue reading Challenges faced by blood saviors
Death comes in different forms. One of them is excessive bleeding. Road accidents, extensive surgical procedures, violence, war, epidemics are the significant causes of loss of life due to hemorrhage. Statistically speaking, epidemics killed 20-40 million people, and the world wars have caused around 55.9 million deaths. Out of which, 25% of the deaths were… Continue reading Accidents happen on the surgery table too
40 million lives were lost in the First world war from 1914 to 1918. And research says 25% of the deaths on the battlefield are preventable. According to an unpublished study from the U.S. Army Institute of Surgical Research, with high-tech medical equipment and better medical facilities, 1 in every 4 wounded troops could have… Continue reading 25% of the war deaths medically preventable