Tag: "ambulance" at medical news
Emotional callers hamper speedy ambulance dispatch
...roblems. The implications of such a high number of ambulance
delays to patients who need urgent medical attenti...00 emergency calls were monitored at West Midlands ambulance
service and Derbyshire ambulance
service, representing both an urban and a rural mix. A total of 26....
FDA approves first pocket-sized EKG machine
... view the readings right on the PDA screen. Or, if ambulance
workers were recording the measurements, the PocketView ECG can transmit the results over wireless phones to a computer for a doctor to view. Or plug in a printer and the PocketView will spit out the electrocardiogram's traditional spike-covered pape...
Father of CPR dies at 79
...mmittee on EMS. He also established guidelines for ambulance
design and emergency medical technician and paramedic training. Safar stepped down as chairman of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center's anesthesiology department in 1979 and went on to establish the International Resuscitation Research Center...
Vasopressin Found To Boost Survival In Sudden Cardiac arrest
... Germany and Switzerland from 1999 to 2002. After ambulance
crews tried defibrillation, half the patients not resuscitated then got one or more injections of vasopressin and the other half got epinephrine.Using vasopressin improved the chances of reaching a hospital alive by about 40 percent, and tripled the...
London Emergency Services Receive Wide Appreciation
...eet subway station and a call was received .by the ambulance
service ”reports of an incident". Within the next 60 minutes many more calls were received from various parts of city as serial bomb blasts affected many locations. Within minutes all elective surgeries were postponed. All staff on post duty off we...
Patna To Receive Better Health Care Facility Informs Health Minister
...that the city needs more hospitals with ICUs// and ambulance
facilities 24-hour health care services, which are easily accessible by the public. He put forth the idea about giving certain sectors in the health care department to the private authorities. He also mentioned that the chief minister Mr. Nitish ...
Homeless man refused help
...lp of paramedics, say officials. According to BC ambulance
Service sources, the paramedics on Saturday night ...the paramedics, they said. Eight hours later, an ambulance
crew responded to a second 911 call, and found the man in his 40s, known as "Wheels" or "Francis," d...
Bird flu scare in Australia
...The airport authorities had contacted the hospital ambulance
and he was delivered to this hospital. The man was now subjected to all the possible tests and the hospital authorities are not confirming the report. The hospital authorities say that they have not got a proper diagnosis and would need some mor...
State Of The Art Healthcare Facility Opened In 'New Dubai' by Welcare
... an emergency care center, intensive care unit and ambulance
and surgical services are amonst the services provided. “This Ambulatory Care Center represents a new generation in healthcare in the UAE, which is well established in the United States and fairly popular in the UK and parts of the European Union,...
Ambulance queue before hospitals with emergency patients
Ambulance staffs are not happy, as patients in ambulance
have to wait long before they were given treatment... hospital with emergency patients and sometime the ambulance
staff take these patients to other hospitals to avoid life casualties. The trust has reassured that ...
Rural Canadians travel far for specialists: study
...al travel allowances, visiting specialists and air ambulance
services-assist in bridging distances between urban doctors and rural Canadians," CIHI says in the report. ...
Bail Granted To The Doctor Despite Her Patient's Death
...nection with the death of Mrs. Board. The London ambulance
service and her family member were skeptical about...d and her treatment with the coroner. The London ambulance
service spokesperson said that paramedics tried their level best to resuscitate Mrs. Board at her re...
Need More And Better Drugs To Tackle Stoke
...e Organizations. These can be interlinked with the ambulance
services and the patient can be immediately attended too without any delay....
Youth is a blunder; manhood a struggle; old age a regret.
...lled in to attend this victim of neglect. Soon, an ambulance
arrived. The paramedical staff came in and soon rushed out to wear masks before they reentered her room. The responsibility was soon handed over to the gardai that arrived later on. According to witnesses, she is said to have been lying in “absolu...
Mumbai To Get Emergency Ambulance Service
service will be established in the Indian city of Mumbai by ten Indian American doctors with the object of providing patients with critical help.// The project is estimated at US$ 3 million, and its nerve center will be the Hinduja Hospital. The annu...
Cancer Aid And Research Foundation: Offering Endless Hope To Cancer Patients
...ense is also taken care of by the foundation. Free ambulance
service is also being provided to Mumbai-based patients. Once a patient approaches the foundation, an interview is conducted following which the patients requisition for financial assistance is being scrutinized by a committee. A decision regarding...
‘Unpredictability’ Should Mark Health-Care Inspections &Targes
...ainly perceptible in terms of the response time by ambulance
trusts as well as the patients in waiting for elective surgery. "Nobody would want to return to the NHS performance before the introduction of targets, with over 20% of patients spending more than four hours in accident and emergency and patients wai...
Need For Early Recognition Of Stroke In Children
...rst line of action for parents would be to call an ambulance
and transport the child to a hospital that has the capacity to assess and treat the emergency situation. Health care providers and other paramedical staff have to be alerted about stroke among children, brought to the emergency department. It has ...
Delhi Hospitals On Standby For President Bush
... had told them to standby for any emergency. "Our ambulance
will follow Bush's cavalcade in Delhi. A team of doctors from our hospital and US health services will be inside it to meet any health requirements," said an Apollo spokesman. "Two rooms have been checked, reserved and sealed. We hope the president'...
First Exclusive Women’s Clinic Launched in Chennai By Apollo Hospita
...g classes for women. A chest pain clinic with an ambulance
facility would also become functional soon. It has been further planned to set up 100 such facilities at different locations across the country. The integrated health care facility has over 45 consultants who will provide health care services in vari...
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