Wooden fracture splints
Accession #: 2006037
Description: The longer splints in the picture. These would have been applied to the limb, one on either side of the fracture and the limb then bound with bandages. Used a s a first or secondary aid procedure.The second image is taken from a St John's Ambulance First Aid Chart which recommends using wooden battens from a venetian blind as a makeshift alternative.
Acquired: 12/04/2006 x 2, 1140 x 100 mm 1140 x 100 mm