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Gerard S. Doyle, MD, MPH

Gerard S. Doyle, MD, MPH

Gerard S. Doyle, MD, MPH, is assistant professor in the Emergency Medicine Section and medical director for the Emergency Edu­cation Center at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health in Madison.

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Tourniquet First!

Few issues in the long and colorful history of medicine have generated as much controversy and confusion as the use of tourniquets to arrest severe extremity hemorrhage. As with many strongly held, traditional beliefs, the tradition is strong, but the evidence weak.


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