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Table 1 Operators tourniquet assessment

From: Evaluating new types of tourniquets by the Israeli Naval special warfare unit

  SOFTT CAT IRT
Application technique simplicity 4.0 ± 0.8 5.0 ± 0.2 2.1 ± 0.8
Self-application comfort 3.1 ± 1.3 4.5 ± 0.6 NA
Storage comfort 4.4 ± 0.8 4.6 ± 0.6 2.3 ± 1.1
Overall device simplicity 4.0 ± 0.8 4.7 ± 0.5 2.6 ± 1.3
No pain during application 4.1 ± 0.7 4.1 ± 0.6 1.3 ± 0.5
Summarized score 4.0 ± 1.0 4.6 ± 0.6 2.1 ± 1.0