If you’ve never sutured a wound before, it’s a skill worth learning. Both major and minor injuries are common after disasters, and in many scenarios there won’t be a hospital or medical professional to help you.
In this video, Dr. Joseph Alton of the Youtube channel, Dr. Bones and Nurse Amy, demonstrates how to suture a wound on a pig’s foot (which is the closest thing to human skin). He walks you through each step while explaining what items he uses and why.
You can watch the full video below.