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Article Source: The Guardian

Doctor’s ‘brilliant’ new first aid technique can stem blood loss after shark attack

An emergency department doctor says he has developed a simple new way to help save the lives of shark attack victims in the crucial moments after a bite. The technique is described in a paper published today in the journal of Emergency Medicine Australasia and works by closing off the femoral artery to prevent a person from rapidly bleeding out.

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