A wound deep enough to pack is a terrifying thought. I don’t like the idea of that in today’s world. Now lets think about dealing with this degree of bleeding in a SHTF scenario where people are dirty and wounds could mean much more than stitches. If you don’t have access to sanitation and medicine that deep wound could result in amputation. This author offers a great process for packing a bleeding wound.
One of the most important parts of this process is having the right materials to pull it off. This article gives you all the products needed to pack a wound properly. These should be a part of your first aid kit. The human body is incredibly resilient and if you learn from great articles like this how to preserve your body you will outlast even the toughest situations.