We’d like to get your feedback on what you think of our ITS Tactical ETA Kits.
We’ve sold quite a few and would truly value feedback from those of you who have bought them, or even those that haven’t. Positive or negative, we’d love to hear from you.
ITS has done a nice job of talking about blowout kit development and even producing their own ETA Kit, so today I want to talk about the finer points of stopping bleeding.
When I teach trauma medicine to young Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines I typically see a great deal of fear and apprehension in their eyes and their actions. But, by the time I am done, they are transformed into confident lifesavers undaunted by pints of blood… How do I do it?
We’ve been like little kids trying to hide a secret about what we feel is the best and most versatile blow out kit on the market today!
Developed by our 18D Corpsman, and following the
TCCC Guidelines, the ITS ETA Kit combines the very best items to treat the three leading preventable causes of death in the field. [Read More…]
The term “blow out kit” comes from the Military, and refers to a medical kit to treat life threatening wounds in the field.
Our take on the terminology is that just like a tire has a blowout, so can you if you’re severely injured.
A blow out kit is the human equivalent to a tire’s patch kit, which treats the sustained damage.
Just as a patch kit is a temporary fix for a tire, a blow out kit is a temporary fix until a higher echelon of care can be reached.
A blow out kit is designed to treat the three leading preventable causes of death in the field.