What are the basic principles of transport immobilization.

Basic principles of transport immobilization:
• the tire must necessarily capture two joints (above and below the fracture), and sometimes three (for fractures of the hip, shoulder);
• when immobilizing a limb, it is necessary to give it a natural position, if possible, and if this is not possible, then a position in which the limb is least injured;
• for any fractures, the reduction of fragments is not performed, if necessary, a sterile dressing is applied and the limb is fixed in the position in which it is located;
• in case of closed fractures, it is not necessary to remove clothes from the victim;
• you can’t put a rigid tire directly on the body, you must put a soft pad under it (cotton wool, towel);
• during the transfer of the patient from the stretcher, the damaged limb must be supported by an assistant.

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