Splinting an arm uses the same techniques as for splinting a leg. Splint the limbs directly above and below the fracture itself. But what do you do if the bones are protruding? What are the priorities then? Priorities When Splinting An Arm Remember your DRABCD. The priorities with first aid are, first and foremost, the ...

What materials come to mind when we talk about fractures and splinting a leg? Mostly it’s sticks or wood. The Boy Scout movement did a great job putting it out there about using sticks for splinting material. Nothing wrong with that but very likely we may be situated where there are no sticks or wood. ...