TITLE

pressure point

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1770
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "pressure point" is presented. It refers to a cutaneous area that can be used for exerting pressure to control bleeding as in hemorrhage. To control hemorrhage, pressure will be given above the bleeding point.
ACCESSION #
21242095

 

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