Results for: Amputate

What if you do not amputate wet gangrene?

The infection will enter the bloodstream, causing sepsis, blood pressure will drop (hypotension), causing insufficient oxygen to various organs, including the heart (hypoperfu (MORE)

What are the first aid procedures for an amputation?

- Ensure the patient, you and the environment is safe.  - Check the patients ABC's  - Cover the wound with a sterile dressing, (to prevent infection and further blood loss), (MORE)

Does your leg hurt while you get it amputated?

Except possibly in war scenarios, the operation is performed under General Anethesia ( not a Mash character, if you excuse the pun) the amputee is unconscious during the amput (MORE)