First Things NOT to Do:
All the above actions do not work and often cause more damage than good.
Here are things you SHOULD do:
• Make sure the victim and others are a safe distance away from the snake and
Try to memorize its appearance .
Do NOT waste time with trying to get any elaborate first aid.
Snake-bite is painful, expensive and extremely risky but most importantly, it is NOT COOL!
You may also read :
|1.||Interventions for snake
bites : An overview of
evidence from South Asia
|2||Indian National Snake Bite protocols - 2007|