Item Number: 174A
The C-A-T is a true, one-handed tourniquet proven to be 100% effective by the U.S. Army s Institute of Surgical Research. Tests proved that the C-A-T completely occluded blood flow of an extremity in the event of a traumatic wound with significant hemorrhage. The C-A-T® utilizes a durable windlass system with a free-moving internal band that provides true circumferential pressure to the extremity.
Features & Benefits:
- • Official Tourniquet of the US Army
- • Proven to be 100% effective in occluding blood flow in both upper & lower extremities by the US Army’s Institute of Surgical Research
- • NEW Single Routing Buckle for faster application, decreased blood loss, effective slack removal, fewer windlass turns, and simplified training with single protocol application standards
- • Includes reinforced windlass, stabilization plate, windlass clip and writable windlass security strap