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You will review methods of controlling bleeding. Your ability to successfully to control bleeding under extreme circumstances will result in savings lives. Basic lifesaving steps for the soldier medic include clearing the airway/restoring breathing, stopping the bleeding, protecting the wound, and treating/preventing shock. These are the ABC measures that apply to all injuries. Certain types of wounds and burns will require special precautions and procedures when applying these measures. This block of instruction provides specific information on controlling bleeding. When properly applied these techniques will save soldiers lives.