Because being closer to the beating of the heart, it has more pressure behind it. Arterial blood is "outboud". Venous blood is "inbound".ANS2:Arterial bleeding is difficult to control because the pulsing pressure, delivered directly from the heart, makes clot formation less effective for staunching the flow than it would be for capillary or venous bleeding.
Pressure and or tourniquet
Venous blood flow is easiest to control. Arterial blood flow is hardest to control because it is under pressure from the heart.
Bleeding from an artery or arterial.
Yes you can.
A tourniquet. Arterial bleeding can't be stopped with a field dressing.
1.Venous bleeding (bleeding from the veins). 2. Arterial bleeding (bleeding from the arteries).
Arterial bleeding is the one to be most concerned about.
Menstrual bleeding is predominantly venous.