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It’s not the six surgeries he underwent, the half-year bedridden, or the image of his younger cousin using a shirt as a tourniquet to save his life.He Was Shot by a Stranger but Treated Like a Criminal When He Reached the ER|Melissa Chan|October 13, 2021|Time
I woke up as my medic strapped a tourniquet to my leg and turned to my Afghan interpreter to assist with bandages.We Must Help the Afghan Interpreters Who Helped Us|Florent Groberg|June 15, 2021|Time
All of that provided a perfectly pleasant 5-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies at Nationals Park, a win that doubled as a tourniquet.The Nats have shaken off slow starts before, but this one seems to raise bigger questions|Barry Svrluga|May 13, 2021|Washington Post
A bystander had placed a belt on his arm to act as a tourniquet.New Orleans Shooting: I Saw the Mother’s Day Parade Gunman|Jarratt Pytell|May 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The tourniquet on the left leg went just above the knee, below which there was nothing but torn flesh and a length of bare bone.Carlos Arredondo, Boston Marathon Hero in a Cowboy Hat, on the Bombs|Michael Daly|April 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Another Afghan police officer used a towel as a tourniquet to stop the bleeding.
An Army officer then used his belt to make a tourniquet on Munley's leg.
On catching him I found that he had somehow severed an artery in his tail, and I had to improvise a tourniquet to stop the flow.The Red Cow and Her Friends|Peter McArthur
To prevent the flow of blood, a tight bandage known as a tourniquet must be tied between the cut and the heart.A Civic Biology|George William Hunter
Can such an effect be produced by the sight of that tourniquet of dust, far away over the plain, yet whirling nearer and nearer?Aletta|Bertram Mitford
He could not help praising them a little for what they had done with the primitive tourniquet and the styptic agency of the snow.Cedar Creek|Elizabeth Hely Walshe
The pass called "Le Tourniquet" is a better one for a number of coins.Magic|Ellis Stanyon