Don't Be a Fall Guy

This program depicts treatment of a crewmember who has suffered trauma, including an exposed fracture of the leg, during a fall. The videotape shows splinting multiple fractures, applying a cervical collar, moving a seriously injured crewman, making primary and secondary injury assessments, dressing the exposed fracture, monitoring vitals signs, administering narcotic pain medication, consulting with a physician and packaging the crewman for transport. DVD-Video, 12:57

This short program is a component of Maritime Medical Emergencies.