Animal Bites (cont.)
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Animal Bite First Aid
First aid should consist of getting away from the animal to a safe area. Next, apply pressure on the areas that are bleeding, and activate the 911 system or going to an emergency department if the injury requires care.
Scott D Fell, DO, FAAEM
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