Improvised bandages

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Improvised bandages

Post by Vitello » Tue Jun 17, 2014 3:12 am

An ability I would like to see is a way for bushcrafters and perhaps Udemi/druids is the ability to craft bandages from natural matter and forage. Being secluded from normal society normal bandages aren't always an option. Moss and sap perhaps?

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Herbalism:?
Firstaid: ?

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Re: Improvised bandages

Post by Isiaa » Tue Jun 17, 2014 3:42 am

Not very sanitary. Perhaps one could use leaves of sufficiently large herbs and apply those directly? Or you know, you could skin one of your kills, clean the skin and cut it into strips and use those to tie on a large leaf and poultice. You could use sinew as well.

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Re: Improvised bandages

Post by Vitello » Tue Jun 17, 2014 5:54 am

Certain plants have natural anti-septic qualities.

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Re: Improvised bandages

Post by preiman » Tue Jun 17, 2014 10:04 am

WHY NOT USE CLAY? THAT'S HOW A LOT OF PEOPLE USED TO CLOSE WOUNDS AND APLY POULTICES WAY BACK WHEN.
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Re: Improvised bandages

Post by Vitello » Wed Jun 18, 2014 7:10 am

Neat, no need for caps, but neat.

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Post by jilliana » Thu Jun 19, 2014 2:30 am

It doesn't hve to be clay, per say. Mud has properties that help heal wounds and other things like bee stings and snake bites. If not completely heal, mud can seal the wound or bite long enough to get to an infirmary.
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Re: Improvised bandages

Post by Alicia » Sun Mar 29, 2015 8:09 pm

Isiaa wrote:Not very sanitary. Perhaps one could use leaves of sufficiently large herbs and apply those directly? Or you know, you could skin one of your kills, clean the skin and cut it into strips and use those to tie on a large leaf and poultice. You could use sinew as well.

Not very sanitary, so use a leaf! You crack me up.

Anyways, I'm resurrecting this dead topic because I would love to see this. Mud/clay/sinew/whatever I just want to see unique wilderness bandages that only certain guilds can craft. Maybe make the health regen 1/2 normal or something but do it please!

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Re: Improvised bandages

Post by Rias » Tue Mar 31, 2015 7:28 am

Bushcraft First Aid is one of the generalized abilities slated to be released.
The lore compels me!

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Re: Improvised bandages

Post by Mooshie » Sun Dec 13, 2015 9:27 am

Rias wrote:Bushcraft First Aid is one of the generalized abilities slated to be released.
Was this idea still planning on being implemented?

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Re: Improvised bandages

Post by Lun » Mon Mar 27, 2017 8:45 am

Whatever happened to bushcraft: First Aid?

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