Treating a sprain

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  • Treatment of sprains
    • 1.If your not sure what type of injury it is treat it as a fracture.
    • 2. Sit or lay the casualty down.
    • 3. Support the injured area.
    • 4. If the injury is recent, apply an ice pack for 10 minutes. Wrap it around a towel.
    • 5. If the injury is to a limb surround with padding and bandage evenly.
    • 6. Elevate for 10 minutes.If no response call ambulance.


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