I can't resist sharing this article with you in honour of all the Aramintas and Cressidas and Philomena's that know how to apply a tourniquet in an emergency.....usually expensive stockings or uncrushable shirtwaisters....but still.....
Off-duty nurse saves crash victim's life... using a bra as a tourniquet
Thank you to the alert reader (Betty Adele?) who sent us the email with this link! It sort of begs the question: What would you use for an emergency tourniquet?