In the Jerusalem Post’s article, “The United Colors of Bandages: Israel’s Secret Sauce”, Avi Jorisch reveals the unique history of how The Emergency Bandage® was conceived and eventually brought to market. This story highlights the work of Bernard Bar Natan, a medic in the Israel Defense Forces during the 1980s, who created an innovative bandage after recognizing the need for improved hemorrhage control on the battlefield.
Bar Natan invented a compact, sterile multi-functional hemorrhage control solution, The Emergency Bandage®. The Emergency Bandage® is a trauma bandage that has a built-in pressure bar that exerts 30-40 lbs of force directly on a wound. Bar Natan forged a unique relationship with a local manufacturer, Ahmed Heib, for the production of The Emergency Bandage®. Click Here to Read the Full Article: http://bit.ly/2VLf3mb