How to Remove a Ring Without Cutting It

Staff at the Centre For Evidence Based Emergency Care at England’s Manchester Metropolitan University show how to remove a ring from an even swollen finger — without cutting it. (The doctor in the video below says he has never had to cut a ring.)

It’s a clever technique that you can do even as a first responder without full ambulance equipment. (Hint: if you have an oxygen setup, you have everything you need!)

About the Author : Randy CassinghamRandy Cassingham, NREMT, is the Co-Founder of Every Medic.View all posts by Randy Cassingham

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