(Video) How to Suture a Wound and Why Knowing How is Critical

suturing a wound

Suturing a wound is a form of art; how you do it can make the difference between life and death.

That means you have to practice a lot; this video shows you the basics.

Ideally, an orange is the worst thing you ever have to stitch together; realistically, however, if you encounter a severe survival situation, someone likely will get wounded and need suturing.

They will thank you if you know what you are doing and have practiced enough to avoid maiming them for life.

Do you have any tips on suturing? Tell us below.